Archive

Articles Tagged In:

Painkiller Addiction

The experience of pain is a complex physical and psychological phenomenon. There is no objective way to measure a person’s level of pain, and since the 1980s, physicians have been...

Nembutal Addiction and Treatment Options

Nembutal falls into the barbiturate class of prescription medications. These medications were popular in the 20th century in helping to control anxiety and aid in inducing sleep, however, they have...

Examining Drug Classifications

There are many hundreds of medications, prescription drugs and illicit substances.1 In the United States, the Food and Drug Administration is the government agency responsible for the oversight of prescription...

Addiction to Antidepressants: Is It Possible?

The term antidepressant medication refers to several classes of drugs that are used for the treatment of clinical depression or major depressive disorder. They are also used in the treatment of the...

The Hidden Dangers of Prescription Drug Use

The 2018 National Survey on Drug Use and Health estimates that about 16.9 million Americans over the age of 12 have misused prescription psychotherapeutic drugs in the past year.1 In fact, prescription...

Tags