Addiction Test

Ask yourself the following test questions. Answer them as honestly as you can.
(If the answers are 'No' to all the questions, re-answer them with the help of your spouse or the closest member the your family).

01 Do you lose time from work due to drinking? Yes No
02 Is drinking making your home life unhappy? Yes No
03 Do you drink because you are shy with other people? Yes No
04 Is drinking affecting your reputation? Yes No
05 Have you ever felt remorse after drinking? Yes No
06 Have you ever got into financial difficulties as a result of drinking? Yes No
07 Do you turn to lower companions and an inferior environment when drinking? Yes No
08 Does drink make you careless of your family's welfare? Yes No
09 Has your ambition decreased since drinking? Yes No
10 Do you crave for a drink at a definite time daily? Yes No
11 Do you want a drink the next morning? Yes No
12 Does drinking cause you to have difficulty in sleeping? Yes No
13 Has your efficiency decreased since drinking? Yes No
14 Is drinking jeopardizing your job or business? Yes No
15 Do you drink to escape from worries or trouble? Yes No
16 Have you ever had a complete loss of memory as a result of drinking? Yes No
17 Do you drink alone? Yes No
18 Has a physician ever treated you for drinking? Yes No
19 Do you drink to build up your self-confidence? Yes No
20 Have you ever been in a hospital or institution on account of drinking? Yes No


If you have answered YES to any one of the questions, there is a definite warning that you may be an alcoholic.

If you have answered YES to any two, the chances are that you're an alcoholic.

If you have answered YES to three or more, you are definitely an alcoholic.