what to know about xanax

What to Know About Xanax

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: April 19, 2022 Updated: April 26, 2022 Xanax is often prescribed to treat anxiety and panic disorders. This consequently helps people manage their anxiety so that they can fulfill their daily responsibilities. With its calming and relaxing effects, it is not uncommon for users to become addicted to Xanax. Addiction to…

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Short and Long-Term Effects of Oxycodone Abuse

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: April 1, 2022 Updated: June 23, 2022 Oxycodone is an opioid very similar to heroin and morphine which produces an intense high. The sense of euphoria that users get when taking the drug is one they will want to repeat, and this can quickly lead to dependency and addiction. While the…

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Is It Illegal to Misuse Prescription Drugs?

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: March 29, 2022 Updated: April 17, 2022 Misuse of prescription drugs is defined as, “Taking drugs other than how they were prescribed to you.” Prescription drug misuse can lead to addiction, which further increases the risk of overdose. It is estimated that more than 18 million Americans abuse prescription drugs. For…

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How to Treat Polysubstance Abuse

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: February 7, 2022 Updated: March 11, 2022 Substance abuse affects many people and is often challenging to overcome without proper support. In many situations, individuals use multiple substances at the same time. Using several substances simultaneously, or alternating between drugs and alcohol to combat the side effects of the other, is…