Archive for May, 2012
How long does Ritalin last?
Immediate release Ritalin lasts for about 3-4 hours, although extended release versions of Ritalin last all day long (8 hours). Learn more about Ritalin ‘s effects of the brain and body here.
How does Tramadol work?
Tramadol works by interacting with opiate receptors in the central nervous system to change how the brain and body perceive pain. More here on how fast and how long tramadol works, as well as what makes tramadol work better.
What is hydrocodone used for?
Hydrocodone is used to manage pain. More on hydrocodone’s uses, side effects, and dangers here.
How does Percocet work?
Percocet works by interacting with opioid receptors in the central nervous system. Learn how the brain and body react to Percocet here.
Can you overdose (OD) on Xanax?
It’s very difficult to overdose just by taking Xanax, but there are risks associated with taking large amounts of the drug. More on how much Xanax is safe for you and Xanax overdose here.
How is OxyContin prescribed?
OxyContin is only prescribed by a medical doctor as an opiate medication used to help manage pain. OxyContin dosage may vary according to your exposure to opioids and usually begins low. More on the cost of OxyContin and signs of abuse here.
Codependency recovery: How to stop being codependent
How to stop being codependent starts with facing denial and enabling behaviors. More on codependency recovery and where to find it here.
How long does Adderall last?
Immediate release Adderall effects last for 4-6 hours. But the extended release version of Adderall XR can last for 24 hours. Why? Different formulas of Adderall last for different periods of time. Learn more about Adderall effects and duration of action here.
Is hydrocodone addictive?
YES. Hydrocodone is highly addictive. This is even the case when hydrocodone is prescribed by a doctor. We review what hydrocodone is made of, and how you get addicted to hydrocodone here.
How does Valium work?
Valium works by slowing brain activity, helping curb anxiety. More on Valium action and duration times, as well as what make Valium work better here.