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21 Can you get addicted to beer?

Can you get addicted to beer?

February 15th, 2012

Yes, it is possible to get addicted to beer. Even without an addiction, you can end up abusing beer. We discuss the symptoms of alcohol addiction and strategies to cut back or quit here.

1 Is Vicodin a narcotic?

Is Vicodin a narcotic?

February 14th, 2012

Yes, Vicodin is a narcotic. A combination of hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen, Vicodin is a Schedule III drug under the Controlled Substances Act. More on the classification of narcotivs and Vicodin here.

6 Can you get addicted to DXM?

Can you get addicted to DXM?

February 13th, 2012

DXM addiction is unlikely, but some people report a craving for the drug. Facts on how you can get addicted to DXM here.

5 Can you get high on Vicodin?

Can you get high on Vicodin?

February 13th, 2012

Yes, you can get high on Vicodin from the opiate ingredient hydrocodone in the drug. More on the risks and effects of Vicodin abuse here.

20 Does Valium get you high?

Does Valium get you high?

February 12th, 2012

Yes. You can get high on Valium. However, Valium is addictive and has adverse effects which make recreational use dangerous. More on Valium and the high it causes here.

2 Can you get addicted to hallucinogens?

Can you get addicted to hallucinogens?

February 11th, 2012

Sometimes. You can become addicted to hallucinogens, but with most drugs it is not common. More on the addictive potential of hallucinogens and their effects here.

12 Is Adderall a narcotic?

Is Adderall a narcotic?

February 10th, 2012

YES and NO. Adderall is a legal narcotic and Schedule II drug. But Adderall is not a medical narcotic. More on narcotic definitions and Adderall as a narcotic here.

40 Can you get high on Wellbutrin?

Can you get high on Wellbutrin?

February 9th, 2012

You probably can’t get high off of Wellbutrin without overdosing on the medication. More on Wellbutrin side effects and dangers of taking Wellbutrin here.

111 Can you get addicted to gabapentin?

Can you get addicted to gabapentin?

February 8th, 2012

No, you can’t get addicted to gabapentin. You can, however, experience withdrawal symptoms after taking it for extended periods of time. We explore the use of gabapentin and how to deal with a physical dependency on the drug here.

19 Can you die from taking Xanax?

Can you die from taking Xanax?

February 7th, 2012

Yes, you can die from taking Xanax, especially if it’s taken with other drugs or alcohol. Read more about this commonly abused drug here.

17 Can you get addicted to huffing?

Can you get addicted to huffing?

February 5th, 2012

Yes, it’s possible to become addicted to huffing. More on the health impacts of huffing, types of inhalant abuse, and signs of huffing addiction here.

2Is OxyContin a narcotic?

Is OxyContin a narcotic?

February 14th, 2012

Yes. OxyContin is a medical and legal narcotic. More on narcotic classifications for OxyContin and its main ingredient, oxycodone, here.

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9Coping with urges and cravings

Coping with urges and cravings

February 10th, 2012

Based on psychological research, we present five effective ways to cope with urges and cravings from SMART Recovery. Say NO to urges and cravings by starting here.

How to abstain from drugs or alcohol

How to abstain from drugs or alcohol

February 9th, 2012

How we think about drugs or alcohol has a major impact on our behaviors. Learn to abstain from drugs or alcohol by changing your thinking process. More here.

2How can I stop drinking?

How can I stop drinking?

February 6th, 2012

How can you stop drinking? Compare the benefits with the costs. Learn how to apply this simple method to your drinking life here.