Controlled Drinking Interactive
0.00-0.02 BAC levels under 0.02 would indicate no obvious side effects of alcohol consumption.
0.02-0.04 You are showing signs of slight euphoria, relaxation and reduced shyness - but no lack of co-ordination or attention.
0.04-0.06Your alcohol level may cause exaggerated behaviour, impairment of judgement and reduced memory. Sensations of warmth and relaxation are likely at this point.
0.06-0.10 Slight impairment of speech, balance, vision and reaction time. At this point your judgement of self-control and reasoning is reduced.
0.10-0.13 You will experience significant impairment of motor coordination and lack of judgement. Your reaction time, balance & hearing will be impaired - as well as slurred speech.
0.13-0.16 You’ll experience major motor impairment and lack of physical control, with blurred vision and significant loss of balance.
0.16-00.20 Nausea will likely take effect at this point. The drinker will likely have the appearance of a sloppy drunk.
0.20-0.25 You may experience total mental confusion and need assistance with walking. Blackouts are possible alongside nausea and vomiting.
0.25-0.4 During this level of intoxication, you will likely suffer alcohol poisoning and potentially lose consciousness.
0.4-Above At this BAC level you may fall into a coma, or possible death due to respiratory arrest. This is a potentially fatal level of alcohol intake.