Fentanyl Can Kill, But Not By Touch Alone

Just 2 mg of fentanyl is said to be a lethal dose. (Wikimedia commons) Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid, up to 50 times stronger than heroin, 100 times stronger than morphine. It can be a useful anesthetic and painkiller for certain patients who [...]

Fentanyl Can Kill, But Not By Touch Alone2019-11-25T19:09:19+00:00

Things You Need To Know About An 8 Ball Of Coke

An 8 ball of coke is 3.5 grams of cocaine, which is one-eighth of an ounce or 25.34 grams. Drug dealers and people who buy coke also use the term 8 ball to refer to 3.5 grams of meth. Coke is one of the most dangerous [...]

Things You Need To Know About An 8 Ball Of Coke2019-07-25T18:11:52+00:00

Comparing LSA (Morning Glory Seeds) to LSD

Morning glory flowers are a common sight in many gardens and yards. Native to tropical areas in South America and Asia, these lush flowers bloom in warm weather and attract butterflies and hummingbirds. Their seeds, however, produce effects that are anything but beautiful. Classified as [...]

Comparing LSA (Morning Glory Seeds) to LSD2019-07-25T18:12:13+00:00

Opioid Withdrawal: Timelines, Symptoms, and the Treatments

Opioid drugs, including the prescription pain medications and heroin, can cause withdrawal symptoms only hours after taking the last dose. The symptoms of withdrawal may last 1 week or more. It is important to know that without getting luxury drug and alcohol addiction treatment center help, [...]

Opioid Withdrawal: Timelines, Symptoms, and the Treatments2019-10-11T18:54:24+00:00

Everything You Need to Know About Xanax Overdose

Xanax is classified as a benzodiazepine. It is an anti anxiety medicine. Xanax is commonly prescribed for treating anxiety disorders and seizures. This drug is considered fairly safe if used under the supervision of a medical professional. However, people can overdose from taking too much [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Xanax Overdose2019-07-25T18:12:53+00:00

Everything You Need To Know Regarding Methadone Clinics

Methadone clinics are useful, functional medical establishments equipped with a team of staff members who work with patients while they are heading down the road to recovery. For a lot of individuals, these clinics are the best way to get through the early stages of [...]

Everything You Need To Know Regarding Methadone Clinics2019-07-25T18:13:14+00:00

Cymbalta (Duloxetine) Detox, Effects & Withdrawal Symptoms

Depending on how people use them, drugs can help people or hurt them. The antidepressant Cymbalta is one such drug. It is a SNRI drug. SNRI stands for serotonin and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors. This means that SNRI drugs stop the brain from reabsorbing serotonin and norephinephrine, [...]

Cymbalta (Duloxetine) Detox, Effects & Withdrawal Symptoms2019-07-25T18:13:36+00:00

What Are My Options for Drug and Alcohol Treatment? Things You Need To Know

Taking the first step to recovery is a brave act that some people may consider, especially if they have the resources. However, it may be difficult to do this if you feel that you don't have the money or support you need for recovery. What [...]

What Are My Options for Drug and Alcohol Treatment? Things You Need To Know2019-10-11T18:41:44+00:00

Rehab and Harm Reduction Reduced OD Deaths in France

Methadone and buprenorphine are medication-maintenance treatments. (Pixabay) In 2018 alone, the US spent almost $3 billion total on the drug crisis, including grants to states and the federal government’s “main drug treatment, recovery and prevention program” but the opioid public health emergency continues [...]

Rehab and Harm Reduction Reduced OD Deaths in France2019-11-25T19:09:30+00:00

Learn About Xanax Withdrawal Symptoms And Effects

Quitting drugs is a good idea, but people have to end their drug use in the right way. Withdrawing from Xanax is no exception. Xanax withdrawal symptoms can start just hours after a person stops using it. The symptoms generally peak around one to four [...]

Learn About Xanax Withdrawal Symptoms And Effects2019-07-25T18:14:22+00:00