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How to Tell if Someone is Addicted to Drugs or Alcohol 

Addiction is a chronic brain illness that affects everyone afflicted with it in different ways. What starts as the voluntary use of drugs or alcohol becomes a compulsion when someone becomes physically dependent…

CA Drug Dealers Ship Methamphetamine Statues to HI

Eight people were arrested this month when the US Attorney’s Office handed down indictments that would effectively dismantle a California drug ring shipping methamphetamine to Hawaii in the form of…

What Are the Withdrawal Effects of Methylone?

Methylone is a new psychoactive substance (NPS). It’s sometimes called a research chemical because it was developed in a laboratory to potentially be used as a prescription medication. While there were no…

What Are the Signs of Use and Abuse of Methylone?

Methylone is a relatively new stimulant drug, which is chemically similar to MDMA or ecstasy. It is often found in synthetic cathinones like bath salts and ecstasy-related drugs like Molly….

What Is Methylone, and How Is It Abused?

There are many new psychoactive substances (NPS) flooding the United States, especially synthetic marijuana (usually referred to as Spice or K2) and synthetic cathinones (often known as bath salts). These new synthetic…

How Do Drug Withdrawal Tapering Methods Work? 

The development of physical dependence can occur with use and abuse of a number of different medications and with alcohol. Physical dependence is not always associated with abuse and addiction; it can occur…

Promethazine Withdrawal Effects and Timeline

Promethazine is an antihistamine used to treat a variety of conditions, such as allergies, motion sickness, and post-surgery pain relief. This synthetic drug is also a powerful sedative, which is…

What Does Meth Addiction Look Like?

What Is Crystal Meth? Crystal meth is a form of the drug d-methamphetamine, a powerful stimulant drug. Meth produces long-lasting euphoria, and it is typically smoked or snorted. The drug…