What is Vicodin?

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What is Vicodin Vicodin is a type of opiate drug with the well-known use in treating moderate to severe pain. Vicodin can pose deadly dangers to the liver when abused, due to the combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen. Abuse of Vicodin can lead the user to become addicted and build tolerance. Dependency leads to the […]

Signs of Meth Addiction

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What are the signs of meth addiction? Meth– also known as Methamphetamine, crank, or ice– is becoming a growing problem, particularly in California.  Meth addicts often refer to using meth (smoking or injecting) as “tweaking.” Prolonged use of the drug can cause many adverse side effects, both short term, and long term. These side effects […]

Heroin Addiction Effects and Treatment

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Heroin has become an epidemic in the United States. Heroin addiction has skyrocketed as a result of more and more people abusing prescription opiates such as Vicodin, Fentanyl, Morphine, and Oxycodone. Often the person addicted to drugs will start abusing heroin as it is cheaper and more readily available than prescription opiates. Heroin Addiction – “Dope […]

Inhalant Drugs

An inhalant is a vapor made up of various chemicals where consumption happens by being inhaled through the mouth or nose. These include gases, aerosol sprays, cleaning products, and so forth. The effects of these types of addictive inhalant drugs range from an alcohol-like high to intense euphoria, and even vivid hallucinations. Such effects can […]

Is Alcohol a Drug?

Is Alcohol a Drug

Many people wonder “Is Alcohol a Drug?” The answer is yes. Alcohol is a drug. Though it is a drink rather than a pill, the harsh reality is that alcohol is, in fact, a drug and it begins with tolerance. That is, the more you drink, the less susceptible your body becomes to its effects. The […]