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Can You Get High on Gabapentin? | Just Believe Recovery
Abused Substances

Can You Get High on Gabapentin?

Gabapentin (brand name Neurontin) is a prescription drug approved to treat neuropathic pain and epilepsy. Although this medication is widely considered safe and effective, in recent years, police and healthcare providers alike have reported an uptick in arrests and hospital visits related to gabapentin’s abuse.

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Risks of Abusing Kpins | Just Believe Recovery Center
Abused Substances

Risks of Abusing Kpins

The term “Kpins” is street slang for the anti-anxiety medication Klonopin (clonazepam). Klonopin is a potentially habit-forming benzodiazepine (benzo), and many people can become dependent on it in as little as a few weeks. Many people have become addicted to Klonopin while using it precisely

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Is Zoloft Addictive? | Just Believe Recovery Center
Abused Substances

Is Zoloft Addictive?

Zoloft (sertraline) is a commonly prescribed SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) generally considered safe and effective for treating symptoms related to depression and anxiety. However, long-term use (or misuse) of Zoloft can lead to dependence and possibly emotional addiction. Zoloft works to stabilize the amount

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Dying From Alcoholism | Just Believe Recovery Center
Alcohol Addiction

Dying From Alcoholism

Untreated alcoholism is a potentially terminal disease consisting of four stages. End- or late-stage alcoholism is the last, and persons who reach this stage are often challenging to treat and experience a high mortality rate. That said, in some cases, damage may be at least

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Dangers of Injecting Meth | Just Believe Recovery Center
Abused Substances

Dangers of Injecting Meth

Methamphetamine (meth, crystal meth) is an addictive and potentially deadly drug that stimulates the central nervous system (CNS), causing increased brain activity, heart rate, and respiratory rate. Meth is used for its euphoric effect, ability to increase energy and attention, and suppress appetite. Unfortunately, however,

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Does Weed Kill Brain Cells? | Just Believe Recovery
Addiction

Does Weed Kill Brain Cells?

Marijuana is a drug that interferes with how neurons in the brain send, receive, and process signals through neurotransmitters—and its use has indeed been associated with some functional brain abnormalities. But does weed kill brain cells? What is the risk of experiencing adverse effects on

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Ambien Overdose | Just Believe Recovery Addiction Treatment
Abused Substances

Ambien Overdose

Ambien (zolpidem) is a sedative/hypnotic available only by prescription. It is typically used to treat insomnia and other sleep disturbances. Ambien helps put the person’s brain into the hypnagogic state that is between waking and sleeping. Of great relevance, individuals who experience sleep disorders tend

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Addiction

Supreme Court Nominee and Addiction Treatment

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett has recently been dodging questions regarding healthcare and the Affordable Care Act (ACA), but her history shows that she may oppose it. The abolishment of the ACA could affect millions of lives, including those who desperately need treatment for

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Toradol vs. Tramadol | Just Believe Recovery Center
Abused Substances

Toradol vs. Tramadol

Toradol (ketorolac) and tramadol (e.g., Ultram) are two prescription medications approved by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) to relieve pain. While tramadol is an opioid and, therefore, a controlled substance, Toradol is not currently scheduled as a potential drug of abuse by the DEA

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