Benzos are responsible for a range of psychological, cognitive and emotional problems. What are the behavioral and spiritual implications of benzodiazepines? Find out here.
Yes, methadone is generally a safe long-acting opioid medication. More on methadone safety and efficiency in addiction treatment here.
Methadone is a synthetic opioid analgesic used as a substitute drug in the treatment of morphine and heroin addiction. Learn more about methadone side effects and addiction potential, here.
Where did it all start? More on the opioid epidemic and today’s over-prescription of painkillers. Why do people abuse opiates and how can they be treated? The scoop here.
Narcotic painkiller addiction is currently diagnosed in teenagers…which brings the risk of cross-addiction to heroin. More on prevention programs and what parents can do here.
Naloxone is a medication that can help reduce opioid overdose deaths and save the lives of thousands of people. What are the benefits and should it be available OTC? Learn more here.
Yes, fentanyl is a Schedule II substance under the Controlled Substances Act. More on this legal definition, fentanyl’s abuse potential and narcotic status here.
What kinds of treatments can you expect when going to rehab for Xanax addiction? A brief (but thorough) review here.
Ambien (zolpidem) is a hypnotic sedative prescribed as a sleep aid. But, it can cause some adverse side effects in those who use it. Learn more about the safety and effectiveness of Ambien, here.
Constipation, nausea and sleep disturbances are only few side effects of OxyContin. What are the others? Check out here, plus all facts on Oxycontin