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Kratom Addiction | Just Believe Detox and Recovery
Abused Substances

Kratom Addiction: Effects and Treatment

Kratom is a legal yet potentially hazardous drug that has increased in popularity due to the pleasurable effects that it produces in users. It has a reputation for helping to manage both chronic pain and opioid withdrawal symptoms. Despite these claims, kratom can have severe

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Heroin Addiction Symptoms and Treatment | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

Heroin Addiction Symptoms and Treatment

Heroin addiction is a chronic, severe, and potentially devastating brain disease. Heroin is highly addictive and often leads to long-term use, and the possibility of a fatal overdose is closely associated with its abuse. Heroin addiction symptoms may include any or all of the following:

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Why Do People Choose to Self-Medicate? | Just Believe Detox
Addiction

Why Do People Choose to Self-Medicate?

It is extremely common for individuals who abuse substances to have additional mental health problems that co-occur. However, many do not know how to identify if they are indeed attempting to self-medicate and how they can change this harmful behavior. When substance abuse and mental

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What Is Heroin Made Of? | Just Believe Detox Center
Abused Substances

What Is Heroin Made Of?

Heroin is a highly addictive and illicit drug and is commonly sold in three different forms: white powder, brown powder, and black tar heroin. Each form of heroin consists of slightly different ingredients, but all are likely to have various other substances added. These can

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Pink Heroin | Just Believe Detox Addiction Treatment
Addiction

Pink Heroin

Pink heroin, otherwise known as U-47700 or “pinky,” is a synthetic opioid with a similar chemical structure as morphine but is about up to 8 times more powerful. In recent years, reports of fatalities related to the increasing use of this drug have surfaced in

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Can You Mix Flagyl and Alcohol? | Just Believe Detox
Addiction

Can You Mix Flagyl and Alcohol?

Alcohol can interact with certain antibiotics, including Flagyl (metronidazole). Flagyl is a commonly prescribed antibiotic that treats parasitic and bacterial infections, including those in the abdomen, skin, and vagina. Although some antibiotics are relatively safe to use while drinking a moderate amount of alcohol, Flagyl

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How Long Do Edibles Stay in Your System? | Just Believe Detox
Abused Substances

How Long Do Edibles Stay in Your System?

Marijuana edibles effects may vary between person-to-person, but most people can expect them to remain in their system for 3-12 days. In contrast, a single marijuana joint remains in a person’s system for only about three days. It can take up to one month for

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Reactive Abuse and Addiction | Just Believe Detox
Addiction

Reactive Abuse and Addiction

Reactive abuse occurs when victims of abuse react violently to the emotional or physical injury they are enduring. The victim may yell and scream, insult the abuser, or even lash out physically. The abuser then retaliates by claiming that the victim is, in fact, the

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Different Types of Anxiety and Addiction | Just Believe Detox
Addiction

Different Types of Anxiety and Addiction

Addiction often co-occurs alongside mental health issues. One of the most common mental health disorders that afflicts those with an addiction is anxiety. There are several different types of anxiety disorders, and these include the following. Generalized Anxiety Disorder Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is a

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Should I Combine Trentellix and Alcohol? | Just Believe Detox
Addiction

Why You Should Not Combine Trentellix and Alcohol

Trintellix (vortioxetine) is an SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) available in tablet form designed for oral use. Drinking alcohol while using Trintellix is not advised and may exacerbate drug side effects, such as dizziness and vomiting. It may also increase depressive symptoms and undermine the

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