What do parents need to know about prescription drug abuse? 1. Your kid may be using Rx drugs. 2. Taking someone else's prescription drugs is illegals. 3. You can proactively help your kids. More on what parents need to know about prescription drugs here.
Smoking OxyContin may get you mildly high, but it also can burn your eyes and throat or damage your lungs. We review how smoking OxyContin affects your body and just how safe smoking OxyContin really is here.
YES. Suboxone is addictive if you take Suboxone in large amounts, even when prescribed by a doctor. We review what Suboxone is made of, and how you get addicted to Suboxone here.
Gradual dosage tapering is suggested when you want to stop taking Valium. There is a risk of inducing seizures during benzodiazepine withdrawal - one of the reasons you should always seek medical attention when you want to stop taking Valium. More here.
OxyContin lasts for 12 hours and is an extended release medication containing oxycodone that's only taken twice a day. Learn more about OxyContin dosing, duration of action and effects here.
Tramadol is an opioid medication prescribed in starting odses of 25 mg to help manage pain and withdrawal symptoms. More on Tramadol dosage, cost, and prescriptions here.
Smoking Ambien can cause extreme drowsiness, memory loss and/or hallucinations. We review how smoking Ambien affects your body and just how safe smoking Ambien really is here.
What does it take to hit bottom? When you hit bottom, what can you do next? Guest writer Julie Stirn explores here.
Consult a doctor before you stop taking Adderall. Adderall causes strong withdrawal symptoms and can be gradually reduced over the course of several weeks. More on stopping Adderall here.
Ambien lasts and can affect the body for 8 hours after one dose. Learn more about Ambien dosing, dangers, and more here.
Percocet is prescribed in varying doses only by medical doctors MDs as an opiate pain medication. More on Percocet dosage, cost, and prescriptions here.