Codeine Abuse and Treatment.

Codeine Abuse and Treatment

Codeine Effects on the Body The use of codeine may cause certain negative effects on the body. Some of the most common side effects include drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, lightheadedness, headaches, constipation, and difficulty urinating and stomach pain. Another very common side effect...

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How Addictive is Ketamine?.

How Addictive is Ketamine?

Ketamine is a controlled substance and a dissociative anesthetic that is often used by veterinarians. Many people abuse the drug illegally as it has properties that make the user feel dreamlike and away from his or her body. While ketamine has properties that make it desirable to recreational...

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Is GHB Addictive?.

Is GHB Addictive?

GHB is the abbreviated name for gama hydroxybutyrate, a central nervous system depressant that is a prescription drug in some countries but illegal in others. It can be found in either a liquid or white powder form. GHB occurs naturally in the brain in low doses, but overdoses from the drug can...

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Long Term Drug Abuse Effects on the Body.

Long Term Drug Abuse Effects on the Body

Drug abuse has very many lasting effects on the human body. Depending on the drug itself and, often, the amount of time for which the drug is used, there are different long-term effects on the human body that can lead to disease, hospitalization, and even death.
Knowing the effects drug abuse...

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What is Codeine?.

What is Codeine?

Codeine is a prescription medication used to treat the symptoms of mild to moderate pain and the anxieties that come along with this type of pain. Doctors may combine this drug along with other medications to relieve a persistent cough. Codeine is more commonly known as Tylenol 3 in the United...

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What are Inhalants?.

What are Inhalants?

Inhalants are any substance that can be inhaled to provide a high to the inhaler. This includes such things as typewriter correction fluid, air conditioning refrigerant, markers, spray paint, cooking spray and much more. These are products that are completely legal to own and have in your home and...

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