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Risks of Mixing Oxycodone and Alcohol | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

Risks of Mixing Oxycodone and Alcohol

Combining alcohol with any other intoxicating substance(s) can be dangerous and lead to unpredictable and possibly harmful side effects. However, using oxycodone, a prescription analgesic, in conjunction with alcohol consumption can result in some unique interactions and risks. Oxycodone (e.g., OxyContin, Percocet) is an opioid

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Process Addiction and Substance Use Disorder | Just Believe Detox
Addiction

Process Addiction and Substance Use Disorder

A process addiction is hallmarked by obsessive participation in an activity despite the adverse consequences it is causing. The same is true for substance addiction—except the individual is addicted to drugs or alcohol instead of a behavior. The primary difference is that persons who are

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Hash Drug Addiction | Just Believe Detox and Recovery
Abused Substances

Hash Drug Addiction

Hashish (commonly referred to as hash) is a product derived from the flowers, leaves, stems, and trichomes (fine hair-like outgrowths or appendages on plant material) of cannabis. Hash drug abuse and dependence have and do occur and can lead to many adverse health complications and

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Is Ecstasy Addictive? | Just Believe Detox and Recovery
Abused Substances

Is Ecstasy Addictive?

According to NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse), ecstasy, otherwise known as MDMA, impacts many of the same neurochemicals in the brain as other intoxicating drugs. Still, research has not yet determined whether or not it is genuinely addictive. Moreover, experiments have found that ecstasy

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Alcohol EtG Test Facts You Should Know | Just Believe Detox
Alcohol Addiction

Alcohol EtG Test Facts You Should Know

Since the late 1990s, the EtG test has been commonly used for various purposes to determine the presence of alcohol/ethanol in an individual’s system. Moreover, once the alcohol has been fully purged from the body, other popular methods such as the breathalyzer can only detect

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Do I Have a Drinking Problem? | Just Believe Detox
Alcohol Addiction

Do I Have a Drinking Problem?

Many people who have developed alcohol use disorder (AUD) do not initially realize that their drinking habits have gotten out of control. However, it is vital to be conscious of how much alcohol you are consuming and how your alcohol use may affect your health,

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Alkyl Nitrites Poppers Abuse | Just Believe Detox Center
Abused Substances

Alkyl Nitrites “Poppers” Abuse

It is a well-established fact that inhaling solvents or propellants to get high can lead to severe mental and physical health complications. However, this is not a new trend, and there are currently a variety of chemical-based products being sold as “poppers.” These chemicals are

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Salvia Effects | Just Believe Detox Addiction Treatment
Abused Substances

Salvia Effects

Salvia (Salvia divinorum) is a perennial herb in the mint family that grows natively in Mexico and Central America and induces hallucinogenic effects. It contains a psychoactive compound known as salvinorin A, a potent hallucinogen. Depending on its form, salvia can be chewed, smoked, vaporized,

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Dangers of a Tramadol High | Just Believe Detox Center
Addiction

Dangers of a Tramadol High

Tramadol (e.g., Ultram, Ultracet) is a prescription medication that addresses pain and works on the brain and body, much like a typical opioid. When initially marketed, tramadol was promoted as having a low potential for abuse when compared to many other prescription opioids. Still, in

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Tramadol Overdose Symptoms and Dangers | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

Tramadol Overdose Symptoms and Dangers

If you have used tramadol (e.g., Ultram) and are having difficulty breathing, seizures, severe drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, or dizziness, you may experience an overdose. Although tramadol is one-tenth the strength of morphine, it can still cause respiratory depression and death, primarily if used in excessive

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