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Can You Overdose on Cocaine? | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

Can You Overdose on Cocaine?

Cocaine is a dangerous and potent illicit stimulant that acts in the brain by increasing the concentration of dopamine, a neurotransmitter responsible for feelings of euphoria. This high can be very desirable, and any person who abuses cocaine, even once, is, in fact, at risk

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Etizolam Abuse and Side Effects | Just Believe Detox Center
Prescription Drug Addiction

Etizolam Abuse and Side Effects

Etizolam is a prescription drug that is categorized as a sedative-hypnotic. It’s typically prescribed in the treatment of insomnia, anxiety, and can also be used as a muscle relaxer. Officially, Etizolam is known as a thienodiazepine. These drugs are very closely related to benzodiazepines like

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heroin nodding | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

What Is Nodding on Heroin?

What Is Nodding on Heroin? Nodding is exactly what it sounds like. Once heroin takes effect, a person may go in and out of consciousness in a manner that seems much like sleeping. Drug abuse causes many changes in a person’s behavior, and nodding is

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Overcoming Addiction Using a Comprehensive Plan | Just Believe Detox
Addiction

Overcoming Addiction Using a Comprehensive Plan

For many, overcoming addiction seems like an impossibility, and yet, countless individuals have been able to break free from the vicious circle of substance abuse. It requires taking the first step, seeking treatment, and long-term sustainability. Those who are genuinely motivated can find satisfaction in

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Why Is Heroin Addictive? | Just Believe Detox Center
Abused Substances

Why Is Heroin Addictive?

Addictive substances alter the brain’s reward and pleasure centers in both function and structure. The human brain is designed to fondly remember experiences that produce pleasurable feelings and motivate us to continue engaging in the behaviors associated with them. Many experts believe that heroin is

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What is Peyote? | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

What is Peyote?

Peyote is a small plant from the cactus family. It’s typically found in the Southwest region of America, Peru, and Mexico. Peyote contains a hallucinogen known as mescaline. Mescaline is not known to cause physical dependence, but users of the drug may become psychologically dependent

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Clonidine Addiction: Side Effects, Detox, Withdrawal, and Treatment
Prescription Drug Addiction

Clonidine Addiction: Side Effects, Detox, Withdrawal, and Treatment

Clonidine is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure. It’s also been prescribed along with other drugs to fight ADHD, menstrual cramping, anxiety, and Tourette’s syndrome. This medication can also be found under the brand names Catapres, Kapvay, and Nexiclon. Clonidine is also

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How Long Does Methadone Stay in Your System
Detox

How Long Does Methadone Stay in Your System?

Methadone has a half-life between 8-59 hours, which is the length of time needed for half the dose to be eliminated from a person’s system. It takes as many as five half-lives for the drug to leave the body entirely. For this reason, methadone can

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How Long Does Marijuana Stay in Your Hair? | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

How Long Does Marijuana Stay in Your Hair?

Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the psychoactive chemical in marijuana, can remain in the body for days or weeks. Hair tests are the most sensitive screening methods, as they can identify THC for up to 90 days after the last use. These tests examine the composition of the

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