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Dangers of Snorting Ambien

Prescription sleep medications aren’t typically associated with a potential for abuse and dependence. They were, after all, originally marketed as safe alternatives to habit-forming benzodiazepines. But there have been many...

Snorting Hydrocodone: Dangers, Side Effects, & Addiction

Is It Dangerous to Snort Hydrocodone? All currently available pharmaceutical preparations of hydrocodone are formulated for oral use and absorption through the gastrointestinal tract. Crushing and snorting an opioid like...

Dangers of Snorting Tramadol

What is Tramadol? Snorting prescription drugs can be just as harmful as inhaling illicit ones. Misusing any type of drug in any form can be dangerous. Tramadol is a narcotic...

Dangers of Smoking and Snorting OxyContin

What is OxyContin? OxyContin is a branded, extended-release tablet form of the opioid painkiller oxycodone.1 Especially when misused, OxyContin’s rewarding, euphoric effects contribute to its high rate of abuse. Oxycodone...

Dangers of Injecting and Snorting Xanax

Alprazolam, better known by its brand name Xanax, is a commonly prescribed anxiolytic medication. Alprazolam is a fast onset, short-acting medication used for the treatment of anxiety and panic disorders....

Dangers of Snorting and Injecting Adderall

Adderall is a common prescription stimulant used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy, a rare sleep disorder.1 The medication contains a combination of dextroamphetamine and amphetamine. As...

Dangers of Snorting Opana

Opana is a brand name for the semisynthetic opioid painkiller oxymorphone, which is used to control moderate to severe pain.1 As an opioid, Opana is a schedule 2 drug per...

Marijuana Edibles and Extracts

Marijuana is commonly smoked, but it can also be consumed through various other means, including edible products, including cookies, brownies, and soft (gummies) and hard candy, and extracts of the...

The Risks of Snorting Heroin

Heroin is a narcotic opiate. It comes as either a white or brownish powder as well as a black sticky substance referred to as “black tar heroin.”1,2 The drug can...

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