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What is Cocaine Poisoning?

There are plenty of news reports about opioid overdose, but what is cocaine poisoning, and is it very common? As with all drugs, when too much cocaine is consumed in a short span of time, the substance becomes toxic to the system. Cocaine poisoning or overdose is a medical emergency and requires swift intervention. Keep […]

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ADHD in Adults

Understanding ADHD (or ADD) in Adults Most people equate the brain disorder ADHD with young hyperactive children. However, ADHD in adults is more common than one might think, with about 4% struggling with the disorder in adulthood. ADHD is difficult to live with no matter what age the person is. For adults with ADHD having […]

What Are Amphetamine Withdrawal Symptoms?

Amphetamine Withdrawal: Symptoms, Treatment, & Timeline Amphetamines have always been highly desirable drugs because they produce a euphoric high. The downside is that amphetamines are highly addictive substances that lead to many adverse health effects. Read on to learn more about stimulant addiction and amphetamine withdrawal symptoms. What are Amphetamines? Amphetamines are prescription drugs that […]

Rainbow Fentanyl Pills Attract Young People

The latest danger is the production of colorful fentanyl pills, meant to attract young customers. Learn about the various forms of fentanyl, including rainbow fentanyl pills, and the dangers of this drug. What is Fentanyl? Fentanyl is a powerful analgesic reserved primarily for the pain management of terminal cancer patients. Fentanyl is much more potent […]

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Are You Enabling Addiction

Even though you have a sincere desire to help a loved one, you might be enabling addiction behaviors without knowing it. Read on to learn more about enabling and codependence, and how to avoid them. What is Enabling? While it is perfectly natural to want to help a loved one struggling with addiction, these lofty […]

Risks of Mixing Adderall and Cocaine

Mixing Cocaine and Adderall: Side Effects and Risks It is always dangerous to combine different drugs, such as mixing Adderall and cocaine. The desired effects will likely elude you, and risky adverse effects may occur. Read on to learn about the dangers of combining two stimulants like Adderall and cocaine. About Adderall and Cocaine Before […]

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The Danger of Mixing Librium and Alcohol

Dangers Of Mixing Librium And Alcohol Both Librium and alcohol are central nervous system depressants. Read on to learn about the dangers of mixing Librium and alcohol. Librium is a moderate to long-acting sedative in the benzo family of drugs. Someone may be prescribed Librium in the treatment of an anxiety disorder. With long-term use, […]

Does Cocaine Make You Aggressive?

Cocaine and Aggressive Behavior Everybody knows about the stimulant effects of cocaine, but did you know cocaine also makes you aggressive? While we might think of cocaine as a substance that makes a person feel happy and confident, that is only part of the picture. While true that those are common effects of cocaine, the […]

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Dangerous New Pink Drug

New Drug Called Pink Add the ‘pink drug’ to the growing list of synthetic opioids that continue to wreak havoc in our nation. The drug referred to as Pink, Pinky, or U-4 is actually U-47700, first created by Upjohn in the 1970s. In the end, U-47700 was never approved by the FDA for human use, […]