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What Do Eyes on Heroin Look Like?

January 15th, 2021

If you want to tell whether or not someone you love is on heroin - look them in the eyes. Find out what to look for in our article on heroin.

Signs of Barbiturate Addiction

January 13th, 2021

Since barbiturates relax the brain, they produce similar calming effects to alcohol, pain medication, sleeping pills, and antihistamines.

Reasons for Higher Relapse Rates After New Years

January 10th, 2021

After New Years, recovering addicts often put too much pressure on themselves, and set goals that are too high which can end in a relapse.

Mixing Buprenorphine and Ultram

January 5th, 2021

It is dangerous to mix any drugs, period, and mixing buprenorphine and Ultram can have deadly and dangerous side effects.

When Did Opiates Become Addictive?

January 3rd, 2021

Opiates have been addictive since the earliest reference of opium in history because of how they affect the pain relief centers in the brain.

Is Medication-Assisted Treatment a Safe Approach?

January 1st, 2021

Medication-Assisted Treatment works for opioid addiction but is more effective when combined with a comprehensive counseling program.

How Does Suboxone Help With Opioid Addiction?

December 29th, 2020

Buprenorphine allows for individuals to successfully wean themselves from opioid addiction while minimizing painful withdrawal symptoms.

Is Lifelong Suboxone Maintenance Possible?

December 27th, 2020

While Suboxone can be beneficial in the short-term, it should not be used as a crutch as a permanent solution to opioid dependence.

Is Oxycodone Stronger Than Hydrocodone?

December 24th, 2020

There have been various studies done on the potency and effects of both oxycodone and hydrocodone. Which one of the two is stronger?

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