Drugs

The downside of Mixing Marijuana and Alcohol

Mixing marijuana and alcohol is the most commonly seen example of polydrug use i.e. using more than one drug at a time. Although the...

Methadone Detox: Symptoms and Treatment

Methadone is a synthetic opiate sometimes administered for chronic pain, but mainly used to help patients off other opiates such as heroin. It is...

Meth Addiction and Rehab

If you have watched the TV series "Breaking Bad", then you know what Methamphetamine is. Meth, as it's popularly called, is a very powerful...

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU SNORT COCAINE?

A small intake of cocaine gives a feeling of euphoria, self-esteem, lack of interest in food, empowerment and a sudden flow of energy. Snorting...

Oxycodone: The Side Effects and Treatment

Oxycodone or “Oxy”- it’s street name, is a prescription opiate “painkiller”. It works by rewiring the way your brain responds to pain. Under prescription,...

Detoxing from Heroin: Home Remedies

Since good painkillers are becoming harder to obtain, many people turn to opiates like heroin. But heroin does a little more than just kill...

How to Stop Heroin Use

Though this is a brave step, it is never easy. Quitting heroin will require your will to fight the battle. After all, you are...

Is Tramadol Detected in a Drug Test?

Ultram, the main active ingredient in tramadol, doesn’t show up in a routine drug test unless it’s specifically tested for.  Tramadol is normally prescribed...

CAN YOU GET ADDICTED TO HEROIN?

Heroin is a powerful opiate that can lead users to be dependent on the drug. Addiction does not happen immediately after the first use,...

Quitting Cocaine

Cocaine is one of the most addictive drugs in the world. It has a stimulating effect on the nervous system i.e. it’s a stimulant....

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