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Benzodiazepine Addiction

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: July 19, 2017 Updated: June 9, 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…

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Xanax Side Effects

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: June 30, 2017 Updated: June 23, 2020 Xanax is the brand name for alprazolam, a benzodiazepine. Doctors typically prescribe Xanax for conditions like anxiety or panic attacks. Nobody who uses Xanax, whether for medical or illicit use side, should ignore Xanax side effects. Immediate Xanax Side Effects Xanax side…

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What Does Marijuana Addiction Look Like?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: May 15, 2017 Updated: February 24, 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…

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Heroin Addiction Treatment

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: January 6, 2017 Updated: June 22, 2020 There are multiple steps involved in heroin addiction treatment. Those addicted to heroin can choose between partial hospitalization and outpatient treatment settings for the first step. Knowing what’s involved in each of these steps can help individuals struggling with addiction prepare for…