What changes occur in your body and brain as you take OxyContin for pain management? Find a break-down of the medication’s effects on body organs, effects on behavior, and fertility and pregnancy implications, here.
Methadone has a high potential for abuse and may lead to serious psychological or physical dependence. How can you tell if you are addicted, or not? We review the main signs here.
Physical dependence to Ultram is an expected adaptation mechanism accompanied by physical tolerance and withdrawal syndrome. Learn more about the signs and symptoms of Ultram physical addiction and how to treat it, here.
Can limiting pain pill prescriptions reduce the overall number of deaths associated with abuse of opioids? We take a look at example states and offer an overview: If it works… all states should follow suit!
Becoming addicted is like entering a dark and encompassing labyrinth. Learn how to help yourself, a friend, or a loved one facing Percocet addiction here.
Initial effects of Adderall kick in anywhere from 30 to 60 minutes after administration. Effects peak at 3 hours with Adderall IR and at 7 hours with Adderall XR. Learn more about the onset and duration of Adderall effects here.
Yes, Ambien can be addictive. In fact, Ambien addiction can develop after only two weeks of regular use.
There are a number of physical signs and symptoms that can suggest someone is addicted to OxyContin. More on how to recognize and treat OxyContin addiction here.
How much Ritalin can lead to an OD depends on the individual, the condition, physical health, age, body mass, tolerance to methylphenidate, and other factors. More on Ritalin overdose risk, symptoms, and what to do in case of an OD, here.
For a start, you can help your tramadol addicted friend or loved one by showing readiness to participate in the process of their recovery. More ideas on how to help a tramadol addict, here.