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Zoloft (sertraline) is an antidepressant drug, and one of the most commonly prescribed medications in its class used today. Zoloft is most often used to relieve symptoms of depression, anxiety and panic attacks, and sometimes premenstrual dysphoric disorder. For those who experience at least one
“Doctor shopping” is a term that is defined as the actions of an individual who visits multiple treatment providers or pharmacies in an attempt to obtain prescriptions for controlled substances, such as benzodiazepines or opioids. The person may then abuse or distribute these drugs illicitly.
If an individual becomes overwhelmed with life’s problems, such as the loss of a loved one, unemployment, a failing marriage, physical health issues, emotional instability, or comorbid mental health conditions, he or she may attempt to self-medicate with prescription or illicit drugs or alcohol. Eventually,
Synthetic opioids are a category of human-made drugs that have a chemical makeup comparable to natural opiates and semi-synthetic opioids derived from the opium poppy. They include both prescription painkillers and illicit fentanyl and its analogs, carfentanil, methadone, Tramadol, and U-47700, among others. More specifically,
Due to broad legalization and approval for medical purposes, marijuana use in the United States is at a record high. At the time of this writing, only eight states continue to make marijuana unlawful, although, at the federal level, it remains categorized as a Schedule