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What is Belbuca? | Just Believe Recovery
Prescription Drug Addiction

What Is Belbuca?

Belbuca is a prescription treatment for relief of severe pain. This medication is in film form and it contains the opioid medication buprenorphine. This medication is designed to handle chronic pain in patients. It’s typically prescribed in cases where the patient would need 24/7 opioid

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What Are Dabs? | Just Believe Detox
Pain Management

What Are Dabs?

Dabs are a form of marijuana that has become increasingly popular in recent years. The method used to extract THC, when smoked as dabs, gives the marijuana an incredibly potent effect. Dabs is considered an “umbrella” term for this form of marijuana. It may be

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What Are Co-occurring Disorders | Just Believe Detox
Mental Health

What Are Co-occurring Disorders

A person has co-occurring disorders when they are dealing with a substance abuse disorder and mental health disorder simultaneously. Having co-occurring disorders can sometimes be referred to as a dual diagnosis. Dealing with co-occurring disorders can be challenging for both the patient and their medical

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What Are Experiential Therapies for Addiction? | Just Believe Detox
Recovery

What Are Experiential Therapies for Addiction?

Experiential therapies are therapeutic techniques that make use of expressive tools and activities, such as role-playing, arts and crafts, music, guided imagery, or other recreational forms to re-enact and re-experience emotional situations from past and current relationships. Evidence has shown that substance abuse treatment programs

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Should I Use Kratom for Opiate Withdrawal? | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

Should I Use Kratom for Opiate Withdrawal?

Kratom, scientifically known as Mitragyna speciosa, is a tropical plant found in Southeast Asia that has become well-known as a potential treatment for opiate and opioid dependence. In low doses, this substance works as a stimulant, and in higher doses, as a sedative. Unfortunately, its

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Gateway Drug Definition | Just Believe Detox Center
Abused Substances

Gateway Drug Definition

The gateway drug is a concept that has been around for decades. A gateway drug is defined as a drug that leads to the use of stronger, more dangerous drugs. Marijuana, alcohol, and prescription medications are the substances most-commonly referred to as gateway drugs. These

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Cocaethylene is the substance found in the liver when alcohol and cocaine are used in combination.
Abused Substances

What is Cocaethylene?

Cocaethylene is the substance found in the liver when alcohol and cocaine are used in combination. The liver’s function in the body is to detoxify. Whenever a foreign substance is put into the body, waste products are created. It’s the liver’s job to take care

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Ketamine Addiction | Just Believe Detox and Recovery
Abused Substances

Ketamine Addiction

Ketamine (also known as Special K) is a powerful dissociative drug, meaning it produces feelings of detachment from a user’s body. It’s commonly used in veterinary medicine and for sedation during surgery. It is also frequently found on the party and club scene among people

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Is Gabapentin a Controlled Substance? | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

Is Gabapentin a Controlled Substance?

Currently, gabapentin is not classified as a controlled substance on the federal level by the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration). However, in some states, it is a schedule V drug, indicating that it is considered to have a relatively low potential for abuse and addiction. It

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