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4 Withdrawal symptoms of alcohol

Withdrawal symptoms of alcohol

September 20th, 2011

Moderate withdrawal symptoms of alcohol include restlessness, insomnia, lack of appetite and difficulty with cognitive functions. But if you are a hard drinker, expect severe and intense withdrawal symptoms from alcohol and possible seizures or hallucinations. What else affects withdrawal symptoms of alcohol? Learn here.

413 Does synthetic weed show up on drug tests?

Does synthetic weed show up on drug tests?

September 19th, 2011

No, synthetic weed does not show up on drug tests because it does not produce the metabolite in urine that is used to test for cannabis use. But soon a new test may be developed. More on sythetic marijuana drug testing here.

919 Does hydrocodone show up on drug tests?

Does hydrocodone show up on drug tests?

September 17th, 2011

Yes. Hydrocodone shows up on drug tests. Urine samples test positive 2-4 days after last use, but hair samples contain hydrocodone for up to 3 months. More on hydrocodone drug testing here.

18 Does Tramadol contain acetaminophen?

Does Tramadol contain acetaminophen?

September 16th, 2011

No, Tramadol does not contain acetaminophen. However, ULTRACET combines both tramadol and acetaminophen. More on acetaminophen and tramadol formulations as well as acetaminophen dangers here.

12 Can you get addicted to cigars?

Can you get addicted to cigars?

September 15th, 2011

Yes, you can get addicted to smoking cigars. Nicotine is absorbed in high enough quatities through the oral and nasal mucosa to become addictive. More on cigar addiction here.

18 Does weed cause cancer?

Does weed cause cancer?

September 14th, 2011

Weed (marijuana smoke) has been shown to be carcinogenic. But does weed cause cancer? And if THC may help treat cancer, why the confusing messages? More on weed and cancer here.

270 Does marijuana cause brain damage?

Does marijuana cause brain damage?

September 12th, 2011

We think so. Marijuana affects the brain but marijuana use has not been conclusively linked to brain damage. What do scientists know about marijuana and the brain? Learn about how marijuana impacts the brain and the factors that can increase risk of brain damage here.

1344 Smoking herbal incense effects

Smoking herbal incense effects

September 11th, 2011

Herbal incense can mimic the effects of cannabis. But users report more adverse than positive effects when smoking herbal incense. More here.

19 Does weed cause memory loss?

Does weed cause memory loss?

September 9th, 2011

Yes, weed causes memory loss. Is it only short term memory loss or is long term memory affected, too? How does weed work on the brain? We discuss here.

43 Buprenorphine half life

Buprenorphine half life

September 8th, 2011

The half life of buprenorphine is between 24-60 hours. Learn why buprenorphine half life is so long and the difference between half life and distribution half life here.

7 Bingo addiction: Can you become addicted to Bingo?

Bingo addiction: Can you become addicted to Bingo?

September 6th, 2011

Yes, you can become addicted to Bingo and gamble compulsively. It does not matter what game you become addicted to, if you show symptoms of gambling addiction, you have a problem. Learn more about Bingo addiction.

24Can you get addicted to hydrocodone?

Can you get addicted to hydrocodone?

September 18th, 2011

Yes, you can get addicted to hydocodone. In fact, hydrocodone is one of the most abused prescription drugs in the U.S. More on how to avoid hydrocodone addiction here.

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Does weed kill brain cells?

September 13th, 2011

No, weed does not kill brain cells. But it can quicken age related memory loss. Still, long term physical alteration of the brain has not been linked to marijuana use. More on structural changes in the brain and marijuana here.

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17Can you get addicted to hookah?

Can you get addicted to hookah?

September 10th, 2011

Yes, you can get addicted to the drug nicotine by smoking hookah. Hookah smoking is NOT a safe alternative to smoking cigarettes. We review hookah addiction and other health risks here.

105How long does Suboxone stay in your system?

How long does Suboxone stay in your system?

September 7th, 2011

One dose of buprenorphine (found in Suboxone) stays in your system and can be detected in urine for 3 days. Learn more about Suboxone half life and detection times here.

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