What Drugs Are Used To Treat Opiate Addiction?

What Drugs Are Used To Treat Opiate Addiction?

Medications Commonly Used To Treat Opioid Addiction In addition to cognitive-behavioral therapy, alternative therapies, counseling, and 12-step programs, there are also drugs used to treat opiate addiction. The drugs used to treat opiate addiction help patients endure the period of medical detox...
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04/19 2021
How Long Does Cocaine Stay In Your System?

How Long Does Cocaine Stay In Your System?

Timeline and Factors That Influence How Long Cocaine Stays In Your System Drug screenings are often used by workplace employers and at addiction treatment centers to detect the presence of cocaine in your system. Knowing how long cocaine stays in your system...
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04/14 2021
How To Become an Addiction Counselor

How To Become an Addiction Counselor

How To Give Back By Helping Others With Substance Abuse Disorders Drug and alcohol addiction are serious chronic health disorders that affect millions of people every year. As addiction treatment centers attract more clients who need help with substance abuse disorders, there...
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04/12 2021
Signs and Symptoms of Methamphetamine Addiction

Signs and Symptoms of Methamphetamine Addiction

How to Tell if Someone Is Using Meth Whether it is called ice, blue, rock, or merely meth, the drug addiction scientists call methamphetamine is one of the most powerfully addictive substances on the planet. This widely used drug is so addictive...
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04/09 2021
Signs a Loved One Is Using Heroin

Signs a Loved One Is Using Heroin

Recognize The Signs and Symptoms of Heroin Use Heroin is a powerfully addictive and illegal opioid substance. If you suspect that someone you care about uses the substance, it’s important to understand the signs of use that can point to heroin addiction....
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04/05 2021
“Lean” and the Risks of Codeine Abuse

“Lean” and the Risks of Codeine Abuse

Understanding the Dangers of “Lean” and Other Forms of Codeine  Lean is one of the street names for a legal and highly addictive cocktail that’s made from codeine cough syrup.  The name Lean comes from the sedative effects of the drug which...
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03/16 2021
Signs and Symptoms of Codeine Cough Syrup Abuse

Signs and Symptoms of Codeine Cough Syrup Abuse

Recognize When a Loved One Is Abusing Cough Syrup Some drugs are illegal and difficult to come by or expensive to buy illegally on the street. Other drugs, however, are much easier to obtain and may even be lurking in your medicine...
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03/15 2021