Adderall withdrawal: How long does it last?
Consult your doctor before you stop taking Adderall Before we begin a discussion about how long it takes to withdraw from Adderall, we first need to mention the need for medical supervision if you want to stop taking Adderall. Firstly, withdrawal from Adderall can occur even for people who take amphetamines as prescribed. Secondly, people [...]
Cognitive neuroscience and discoveries in addiction
Recent discoveries in cognitive neuroscience reinforce the “disease” model of addiction. We review the major tenants and scientific theories of the brain science behind addiction from David Linden’s new book, “The Compass of Pleasure” here.
Does OxyContin cause constipation?
Yes, OxyContin commonly causes constipation called opioid-induced constipation (OIC). Learn what you can do to help ease constipation symptoms caused by opioid medications here.
Hydrocodone vs. oxycodone
Both hydrocodone and oxycodone provide good pain relief…but oxycodone withdrawal is more severe. Review similarities and differences to choose between hydrocodone and oxycodone here.
Does Adderall cause weight loss?
Yes, Adderall has been associated with weight loss. But it is not known to increase or speed up metabolism. Instead, experts think that Adderall suppresses appetite. More on how amphetamines work here.
Does Tramadol have codeine or opiates in it?
No, Tramadol does not have codeine or opiates in it. Tramadol is similar to codeine, but it is a synthetic drug. In fact, Tramadol acts like an opiate but is called an opioid. More on Tramadol ingredients here.
How long does a DUI stay on your record?
DUIs stay on record in many states for 10 years, or more. Five (5) easy steps on how to find information from your state’s Department of Transportation about DUIs and your record.
Percocet vs Vicodin
Percocet and Vicodin provide relatively equal amounts of pain relief. But Percocet is way more expensive. More on similarities and differences in the face-off between Percocet vs Vicodin here.
OxyContin withdrawal timeline: How long does OxyContin detox last?
Acute symptoms of OxyContin withdrawal are over in 10 days or less. But what about withdrawal symptoms that persist months later? We present the facts on withdrawal from Oxy’s here.
How long does hydrocodone stay in your system?
Hydrocodone shows up on drug tests. And it can stay in the hair for up to 90 days. Learn more about the length of time hydrocodone stays in the body here.