Vicodin and Teeth Extractions

Vicodin and Teeth Extractions: The Real Risks You Need to Know

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 Each year, dental surgery professionals remove an estimated 10 million wisdom teeth, also known as third molars. Unlike other teeth in the mouth, wisdom teeth are deep-rooted. Removal may cause a few days of intense pain. Because Vicodin and teeth extractions of this…

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Benzodiazepine Addiction

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 Commonly known as tranquilizers, benzodiazepines affect the central nervous system in order to reduce anxiety and create feelings of intense relaxation. Doctors prescribe benzodiazepines in extremely large numbers, and they rank among the most commonly used drugs in the U.S. The most…

adderall vs ritalin

Adderall vs. Ritalin: What’s the Difference?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 Adderall and Ritalin are central nervous system stimulants and have a high potential for abuse. However, they have different chemical structures. Ritalin contains the chemical methylphenidate. Adderall, on the other hand, contains a mix of amphetamine salts. While these drugs contain other…

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Xanax Side Effects

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 29, 2021 Updated: September 29, 2021 Alprazolam (Xanax) is a popular benzodiazepine in the U.S. Like all benzodiazepines, Xanax is a central nervous system depressant designed to calm patients experiencing life-threatening panic episodes. It is not an antidepressant and not a painkiller. Benzodiazepines were developed in the 1960s…

Can You Die From Xanax Withdrawal

Can You Die From Xanax Withdrawal?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 27, 2021 Updated: September 27, 2021 Xanax is one of the most commonly prescribed benzodiazepines in the United States. It is also one of the most addictive. Like all benzodiazepines, Xanax is a central nervous system (CNS) depressant designed to treat patients with an acute panic disorder. It…

What Does Marijuana Addiction Look Like

What Does Marijuana Addiction Look Like?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 5, 2021 Updated: September 5, 2021 Marijuana addiction is an underrated problem that impacts the lives of millions of Americans and their loved ones. Though most don’t consider it to be dangerous, repetitive use of marijuana can result in many lasting effects. For help overcoming an addiction to…

Carfentanil vs. Fentanyl

Carfentanil vs. Fentanyl

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 4, 2021 Updated: September 4, 2021 When people hear about the destruction caused by the opioid epidemic, they often think of heroin. While heroin is a big problem in the United States and worldwide, it’s not the only opioid responsible for destruction and loss of life. Synthetic opioids…

The Dangers of Codependency

The Dangers of Codependency

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: September 3, 2021 Updated: September 3, 2021 A codependent relationship involves two people who rely on each other in unhealthy ways that limit the potential for growth in each individual. Codependency is often mistaken for love, acceptance, selflessness, and loyalty. However, it is born out of guilt, loneliness, fear,…

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…