SPECT nuclear imaging tests shows how blood flows to tissues in the brain, and show marked changes after chronic drug use. More on using SPECT for drug and alcohol addiction treatment here.
Helping a heroin addict requires you get past your anger. More here on where to get educated, take care of yourself and make plan to help a heroin addict.
Medically, Ambien is used to help treat insomnia and sleep disorders. Recreationally, people take Ambien to get high. More on Ambien's uses, side effects, and dangers here.
While it is difficult to overdose on Valium alone, there are risk associated with taking large amounts of the drug. More on how much Valium is safe for you and Valium overdose here.
Vicodin works by changing how the brain and body perceive pain. Vicodin affects the brain via hydrocodone, an opioid agonist. More here on how fast Vicodin works and for how long. Plus, what you can do to make Vicodin work better.
Ambien is prescribed in doses of 5 or 10 mg, taken once daily. More on Ambien dosage, cost, and prescriptions here.
Dependence on Xanax (alprazolam) can develop after only 1-2 weeks of taking the drug regularly. So how can you treat Xanax dependence? We review here.
The best way to stop taking Ritalin is to gradually reduce your daily dose over the course of several weeks. Here, we review the side effects of stopping Ritatlin as well as the risks of stopping cold turkey. Learn how to stop taking Ritalin safely here.
Xanax effects last for about 4 hours, although alprazolam stays in your system considerably longer. Learn more about Xanax dosing, dangers, and more here.
Yes, you can overdose on Vicodin because of the acetaminophen it contains. More on what happens when you OD on Vicodin, acetaminophen poisoning, and safe doses of Vicodin here.
Adderall is prescribed in doses of 5-30 mg daily. Adderall is prescribed to help with ADHD and sleep disorders. More on Adderall prescription dosing, costs, and uses here.