Cutting down on alcohol

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Hi I am drinking larger which is 2.8percent I want to stop but can't I have thought about tapering off each day would I be safe to do that

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    How much are you drinking? I would say that yes gradually cutting down slowly would be the safest way.

    I'm not a professional by any means, I'm just going off my own experiences.

    Speckled Gecko

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    Depends exactly just how much 2.8% larger you’re drinking and for how long, before I’d say it was extremely safe.

    I am not a medic, just someone who was never successful at tapering. Tried doing it loads of times.

    However, tapering if done slowly and realistically, is much better than just stopping and going cold turkey.

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