opioids vs.narcotics

Opioids vs. Narcotics

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 18, 2021 Updated: July 28, 2021 If you or a loved one is dealing with a substance abuse disorder, it is important to use the correct language as often as possible. Word choice can sometimes determine whether a person is willing to attend substance abuse treatment. The word…

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Etizolam vs. Xanax

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: June 18, 2021 Updated: August 18, 2021 Presently, anxiety disorder is one of the most widespread mental illnesses. In fact, the ADAA estimates that 18 percent of our population suffers from anxiety and needs anxiety treatment.…

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Is Meth a Narcotic?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: June 10, 2021 Updated: August 18, 2021 Methamphetamine is a highly addictive central nervous system stimulant. A report by the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) reveals that approximately 964,000 people aged 12 or older…

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How Long Does Codeine Stay In Your Urine

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Colin Moore Colin Moore read more Published: June 8, 2021 Updated: August 18, 2021 Codeine is prescribed to treat mild to moderate pain relief. Knowing how long codeine stays in your urine is helpful information. This opiate medication works well when taken as prescribed but comes with risks. When…

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How Long Do Prescription Drugs Stay in Your System?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Author Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD Dr. Merle Dean Williamson, MD read more Published: June 4, 2021 Updated: August 18, 2021 When it comes to drug use in the United States, the primary concern used to be substances like cocaine, marijuana, and heroin. But in recent decades, prescription drug addiction…

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Myths About Drugs

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: December 7, 2020 Updated: December 7, 2020 There is always an air of mystery that surrounds drugs. Some of this mystery comes from people spreading myths about drugs that they know nothing about. Unfortunately, this lack of knowledge makes it difficult for people to protect themselves against drugs. Below…

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What Are the Side Effects of Adderall?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: March 15, 2020 Updated: September 13, 2021 A lot of people take Adderall for attention deficit problems and related conditions. It can work very well to help children focus. Also, adults use it who have the same types of problems with their attention span. But the side effects of…