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What Happens When You Mix Adderall and Xanax?

Xanax and Adderall Xanax and Adderall are two of the most widely prescribed (and popularly misused) psychiatric medications in America. Xanax has reached a point of such cultural dominance that...

Lorazepam (Ativan) and Alcohol : Dangers of Mixing

What is Lorazepam? Lorazepam is commonly prescribed under the trade name Ativan. Ativan a benzodiazepine sedative and anti-anxiety drug. Lorazepam has several approved and off-label uses, including:2 Anxiety treatment. Pre-surgical...

Percocet and Alcohol

Many people who struggle with substance abuse do not just use one substance. In particular, some people mix drugs with alcohol – sometimes inadvertently and sometimes to try to get...

Xanax and Alcohol

Xanax is a brand name for alprazolam—one of the most widely prescribed anti-anxiety medications in the United States. Though it may be used safely for the short-term management of panic and...

Mixing Hydrocodone and Alcohol

Hydrocodone is a prescription opioid medication that’s prescribed to treat relatively minor pain, such as experienced as a result of oral/dental procedures or osteoarthritis.1 Hydrocodone is the most frequently prescribed...

Lethal Drug Combinations

Taking a drug concurrently with another drug—legal or illicit—can lead to drugs interacting with each other. These interactions can produce unintended consequences that are, at times, dangerous or even deadly....

Mixing Cocaine and Heroin

Heroin is created from morphine, which in turn is derived from plants, specifically particular poppy types.1 This opioid is illegal.1,2,3 Opioids are able to obstruct pain messages; they are able to...

Mixing Adderall and Alcohol

Alcohol, or ethanol, is typically created by fermenting plant products like fruits or grain. It acts as a central nervous system depressant and, when consumed in excess over time, is...

Think before You Drink: Diet Mixers May Increase BAC

The holidays are a time of indulgence and decadence, and for those who drink alcohol, there is no shortage of cocktails dedicated to celebrating the holiday. In an effort to...

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