Chapters Capistrano Blog

July 26, 2018

Why Does Nicotine Make You Feel Good When It’s Bad For You?

It is common to find people smoking tobacco products getting unceasingly hooked to it. The culprit? Nicotine. It is a substance that is present in all tobacco products like cigars, cigarettes, and even electronic cigarettes. Those who use these find themselves rapidly becoming addicted to the products and find it hard […]

July 24, 2018

Understanding Meth Comedown and Addiction Treatment

Speed, white snow, chalk, ice, crank, cotton candy, and go fast. These are just some of the street names for methamphetamine. As you can deduce from some of the names, the effects of the stimulant will be rapid but momentary. The ensuing meth comedown can be ugly. This synthetic chemical […]

July 23, 2018

What is Sisa and Why You Become Addicted to It?

It is well known that Greece has sunk into a serious financial crisis that peaked in 2010. During these difficult times, people need some type of an out for their troubles and that is when the drug Sisa made its appearance in the southeastern European nation, specifically the capital, Athens. […]

July 19, 2018

What to Bring to Rehab – Your Ultimate Rehab Preparation Checklist

As with any other facility, rehabilitation centers have their individual policies for those seeking treatment. Most of them have a recommended checklist of things you have to bring, along with those items that are not allowed. [toc] Preparing for Rehab Check-In Entering a rehab can be one of the most […]

July 17, 2018

Getting Help: Is There Such a Thing as Naproxen High?

Admitting that we need help is the first step to healing. This is especially true if we already find ourselves sinking deeper and deeper into addiction. We want to cry for help but fear that we will be judged, rejected, and ostracized. Admitting that you can’t deal with this alone […]

July 13, 2018

Is “Wellbutrin High” Possible?

The FDA considers Wellbutrin to be a “non-abusable” drug. You will not get a “Wellbutrin high” unless it is taken in large doses. Still, this drug has stimulant effects similar to that of caffeine intake (for example drinking coffee or tea). Here are some other things you need to know about Wellbutrin. [toc] […]

July 12, 2018

The Dangers of Trazodone High You Should Know About: Can You Get High On Trazodone?

There are several drugs that doctors prescribe to insomnia sufferers. You might have already encountered a few like: Antidepressants (Trazodone) Benzodiazepines (Emazepam, Triazolam, etc) Doxepine (Silenor) Eszopiclone (Lunesta) Ramelteon (Rozerem) Suvorexant (Belsomra) Zaleplon (Sonata) Zolpidem (Ambien, Edluar, Intermezzo) These are FDA-approved drugs. However, the FDA warns users of next-day impairment when […]

July 7, 2018

What is an Addictive Personality?

Everyone is “addicted” to something these days. Whether it’s watching TV, eating chocolate, working, exercising, gambling, alcohol, or drugs, there are very few humans that don’t suffer from addiction in one or another form. While some addictions are less damaging than drugs or alcohol, the compulsive behaviors that make us […]