[…] good, relax, feel less stress, and be more sociable.4, 9 However, for individuals who do not already use alcohol, beginning is not advised.2 Underage drinking, heavy drinking
In small amounts, it can induce feelings of relaxation and tranquillity, suppress anxiety, and in some, inspire feelings of confidence.
Need to drink in order to relax or feel better. “Black out” or forget what you did while you were drinking. Regularly drink more than you intended to.