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Want to know more about prescription drugs? We have the facts for you here as well as any other additional information you may need on these drugs.

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How My 'Type A' Personality Got Me Hooked On Painkillers

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Humans have been trained by society that if they don't do everything perfectly, their lives have little to no meaning. This is ... Continue Reading

When Addiction Starts at the Doctor's Office

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Are prescription pills generating a heroin epidemic in suburban America? Continue Reading

The Purple Drink: How “Lean” Affects the Body

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Artists, such as Lil Wayne, DJ Screw, and Future praised its effects and promoted the use of lean, claiming that this “dirty sp... Continue Reading

6 Common Questions Asked About Percocet

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While effective when used as prescribed, in recent years Percocet has become a top contender on the list of prescription drugs ... Continue Reading

Top 5 Alternatives to Prescription Pain Relievers

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Due to the possible side effects of painkillers, an increasing number of Americans are opting for alternative ways of dealing w... Continue Reading

What Happens When Prescription Medications Expire?

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Know what to do once medication reaches its expiration date. Continue Reading

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Benzodiazepine Info, Effects, Addiction, Treatment

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Benzodiazepine drugs (bennies, benzos) are prescribed medications most often used for relief of anxiety, insomnia, stress, and ... Continue Reading

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Phenobarbital Street Names

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Phenobarbital is used as a prescription medication to aid sleep and reduce anxiety, and has been sold under the name Nembutal, ... Continue Reading

Mannitol Street Names

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Mannitol is used in medical settings as a drug to treat bronchial issues or renal failure, among others. Mannitol is used illic... Continue Reading

Lidocaine Street Names

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Lidocaine, intended as a local anesthetic or numbing agent, is sometimes used illicitly as an additive that is cut into other d... Continue Reading

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The Dangers of GHB

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Get the facts on the drug and its deadly symptoms. Continue Reading

Fentanyl Street Names

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Fentanyl is a narcotic pain medication intended to treat chronic pain, that is also sold illicitly, and is marketed under the s... Continue Reading

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Battling an Addiction to Vicodin

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Vicodin is a painkiller that is prescribed by qualified physicians to relieve pain. However, because some patients experience e... Continue Reading

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