Vyvanse Addiction and Treatment

Vyvanse Addiction and Treatment

What is Vyvanse? Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine) is used to treat ADHD and binge eating disorders.  Learn more about this drug and treatment options from Everlast Recovery Centers.Is Vyvanse addictive?   Yes, Vyvanse can be addictive. According to a study published in the...

Lunesta Addiction and Treatment

Lunesta Addiction and Treatment

What is Lunesta? Lunesta (eszopiclone) is a sedative or hypnotic. It is used to treat insomnia. It causes you to relax, fall asleep easier, and stay asleep. It can become addictive and withdrawal symptoms may need to be treated at a rehab facility.Is Lunesta...

Delirium Tremens and Alcoholism

Delirium Tremens and Alcoholism

What is Delirium Tremens? Delirium tremens (DTs) is a serious and potentially life-threatening condition that can occur with chronic alcohol abuse. When alcohol use suddenly stops after a period of excessive use, it can cause withdrawal from alcohol to begin, and in...

Concerta Addiction and Abuse

Concerta Addiction and Abuse

Introduction  Concerta is a prescription drug that is mainly used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).  Because it is a stimulant, it's often abused in place of cocaine.  ADHD and substance use disorder would be classified as a dual diagnosis,...

Dextromethorphan Addiction and Abuse

Dextromethorphan Addiction and Abuse

What is Dextromethorphan? Dextromethorphan (DM or DXM) is a drug used to treat coughs.1 DXM is one of the most common ingredients found in over-the-counter (OTC) cold medicines.1 Learn more about addiction to DMX and the therapies and treatments available for...

Faith-Based Treatment for Addiction

Faith-Based Treatment for Addiction

According to a June 2017 report from the US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 21.5 million Americans age 12 and up have experienced an addiction within the past year.1 With so many people struggling with addiction, treatment programs are...

Librium Addiction and Abuse

Librium Addiction and Abuse

Common QuestionsIs Librium Addictive? Chlordiazepoxide or Librium is a benzodiazepine medication that works as a sedative.  It is frequently prescribed to relieve anxiety.1 Where is Librium on the Drug Schedule? It’s a Schedule IV drug. This means that it has the...

A Guide to Heroin Addiction and Abuse

A Guide to Heroin Addiction and Abuse

Common Questions Is Heroin Addictive? Yes, it's an illegal, highly addictive drug that is dangerous and possibly life-threatening. In 2017, approximately 494,000 Americans (ages 12 years and older) reported using heroin in the past year.1What is Its Drug Class? Heroin...

Marijuana Use and Abuse

Marijuana Use and Abuse

Common Questions About MarijuanaIs Marijuana Addictive? Marijuana (“cannabis” or “weed”) is a mind-altering drug that contains many compounds.1 The one most known for causing its effects is delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol or THC. According to the U. S. Drug Enforcement...

Defining Classes of Drugs

Defining Classes of Drugs

What Are Drug Classes? The Controlled Substances Act established drug classes. It also scheduled drugs by how harmful, medically useful, or addictive. The schedules range from I to V, with Schedule I being the most addictive and most likely to require inpatient...

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