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Why Prescription Drug Use Is on the Rise

Why Prescription Drug Use is on the Rise

“Abusing drugs — even prescription drugs — can change how your brain works. Most people start by choosing to take these medications. But over time, the changes in your brain affect your self-control and your ability to make good decisions.” — Debera Fulghum Bruce, PhD What are prescription drugs used for? Prescription drugs are used …

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Do prescription drugs work in treating addiction? Addcounsel explain all in our latest blog article.

Do prescription drugs work in treating addiction?

“Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism.” – Carl Jung Overprescribed benzodiazepines Benzodiazepines can play a crucial role in managing alcohol withdrawal and treating anxiety and insomnia. The most widely recognised benzodiazepines are alprazolam (xanax), chlordiazepoxide (librax), clobazam (onfi), clonazepam (klonopin), clorazepate (tranxene), diazepam (valium), …

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