Chapters Capistrano Blog

July 31, 2019

Do People Abuse Levothyroxine

Many people don’t know what levothyroxine is. This is a generic version that is mostly found under the brand name of synthroid. It is a type of synthetic hormone. Doctors prescribe it for the treatment of hypothyroidism. This condition occurs if the thyroid isn’t producing enough hormones for the body […]

July 31, 2019

Do People Abuse Lipitor (Atorvastatin)

Statins are a particular type of medication. Statin drugs block a certain enzyme produced by the liver. Blocking enzymes may help lower a person’s blood cholesterol to healthy and normal levels. While people may have certain cholesterol levels and still be healthy, if their levels are too high, plaque may […]

July 31, 2019

How Whippets, Noz, and Oxide Affect the Body

Nitrous oxide, a substance found in many dental offices for use during dental procedures like extractions or minor oral surgery, is quickly becoming popular as a recreational drug among teens and young adults. Quick, cheap, and legal to obtain, it is often the drug of choice in clubs, at concerts, […]

July 31, 2019

Ritalin vs Adderall: What Do You Need to Know? 

Both children and adults can be diagnosed with ADHD. It is a condition which many people need to understand and have more knowledge of. There are many times that children ages 4 to 6 become diagnosed with the disorder. However, some adults don’t get diagnosed with the disorder until much […]

July 31, 2019

Learn About the Symptoms and Signs of Meloxicam Abuse  

Many people who are abusing prescription drugs often seek out new methods of getting high. In many cases, they seek out different kinds of drugs which will help them achieve the high they crave. In fact, some people tend to feel desperate when they can’t get the high they yearn […]

May 22, 2019

Main Differences Between Fentanyl and Oxycodone

Fentanyl and oxycodone are both opioid medications. Some of the other opioids include codeine, morphine, heroin, and others as well. The natural opioids are derivatives from a poppy plant. The synthetic opioids are made to have the same sort of effects as the natural ones. The main medical purpose for opioids […]

May 17, 2019

Adderall IR and XR: What’s the Difference?

Adderall the brand name for the drug combination of amphetamine and dextroamphetamine, a stimulant medication commonly prescribed to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is also sometimes used to treat narcolepsy. It is a Schedule II drug, meaning that it has a high potential for abuse and dependence despite also […]

May 16, 2019

Dangers of the World’s 8 Most Addictive Substances

Addictive substances are everywhere, from the ingredients in the foods and drinks we consume, to other products we use on our bodies or breathe in daily. Here is a list of some of the most common and highly addictive substances and their effects: [toc] 1. Heroin Heroin is an opioid drug […]

May 14, 2019

Dab: What Is It and How Are People Abusing It?

Dabbing is becoming more popular all over the country. This is mostly because people are choosing it as a different method of using marijuana. It has become especially popular in states where marijuana is legal. [toc] Defining Dabbing Dabbing is when a person inhales and uses a small portion of […]