Chapters Capistrano Blog

May 10, 2018

How Long Do the Effects of Adderall Last?

Adderall is one of the prescription stimulants that is used in the treatment for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). Adderall is one of the more commonly used stimulants considered as a first-line therapy for the treatment of ADHD. This prescribed drug is also used in the treatment of narcolepsy (extreme sleepiness). […]

May 9, 2018

Phenibut: Withdrawals, Tapering Plans and Detoxing

Starting from the 1960’s, there was a drug that was used for treating those in Soviet Union for many different conditions. The one used was Phenibut. It hasn’t been approved in the western countries, but it is still commonly used around Russia and some people buy it online as well. […]

May 8, 2018

Understanding the Negative Effects of Dabbing

Dabbing is a popular new way to use marijuana that has negative effects that users are usually not aware of. THC can be extracted from a marijuana plant in an oil form that is then evaporated into a wax-like substance that can be smoked or vaped. This wax can be […]

May 7, 2018

How To Detox From Lortab

With the increase in opiate addiction in the United States in recent years, pain pills have become a hot topic. From news stories to television documentaries, the use of opiates is being discussed and many people are genuinely concerned about opiate addiction. The prescription drug Lortab is no exception. Lortab […]

May 5, 2018

PCP Use: What Effects Are There?

PCP is a very powerful and dangerous drug. It is a sedative dissociative drug. The full name for this drug is phencyclidine and it is sold in many areas. This drug comes in liquid form, tablets, capsules, crystal and white powder. There are many colors the tablets come in and […]

May 4, 2018

Krokodil Facts: The Zombie Drug

Krokodil is the street name for Desomorphine or dihydrodesoxymorphine, is an opioid derived from codeine that is injectable. It is sold online and on the streets. Other names from this drug are Crocodile, Krok, Croc, Poor Man’s Heroin, Russian Magic and the Zombie Drug. The reason for the name of […]

May 3, 2018

How Long Does Alcohol Stay In Your System?

Whereas some drugs will stay in the body for a long period of time, alcohol doesn’t stay in the system too long. Of course, if you’re wondering just how long alcohol will remain in your body, the answer is, “it depends.” There are three common ways to find out how […]

May 2, 2018

How Long Xanax Stay’s in the Body Has Significant Consequences

How long Xanax stays in the body, or rather, how briefly it does, is a primary reason the drug is so addictive. Xanax is a member of the benzodiazepine class of pharmaceutical drugs chiefly given for sedation and to combat anxiety or panic. It takes effect quickly and its effects […]

April 30, 2018

Lean (Purple Drank): What is This?

There are many newer drugs and concoctions that have swept into homes in the past years. Some of them are homemade and can be very powerful and dangerous. Even adolescents are making these drinks out of ingredients they find such as soft drinks, prescription strength cough medications and hard fruit […]

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