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Risks of Experiencing a Flexeril High | Just Believe Recovery PA
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Risks of Experiencing a Flexeril High

The prescription drug Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine) is a prescription muscle relaxer often prescribed to treat back pain, skeletal muscle conditions related to pain or injury, and, occasionally, less common disorders such as muscular dystrophy. Flexeril works by controlling muscle spasms that originate in the muscle itself—versus

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Antidepressants and alcohol | Just Believe Recovery PA
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Antidepressants And Alcohol

Combining medications or drugs with alcohol is never a good idea. Both prescription and illegal drugs can work in conjunction with alcohol to increase their effect on the body. Taking these substances together with alcohol can also increase the severity of withdrawal symptoms, as well

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Risks of Mixing Muscle Relaxers and Alcohol | Just Believe Recovery PA
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Risks of Mixing Muscle Relaxers and Alcohol

Muscle relaxers are a class of drugs that help to relieve muscular spasms and pain. They are commonly prescribed to help reduce symptoms associated with neck and back pain and tension headaches. Examples of common muscle relaxers include the following: Baclofen (Baclosan) Carisoprodol (Soma) Chlorzoxazone

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Rehab for Depression and Addiction | Just Believe Recovery PA
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Rehab for Depression and Addiction

Clinical depression is a potentially severe mental condition that can result in many adverse consequences for the individual who suffers and their loved ones. Unfortunately, this form of depression is common and affects millions of individuals and prevents them from living healthy, happy, and satisfying

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Drug-Induced Psychosis | Just Believe Recovery PA
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Drug-Induced Psychosis

Psychosis is defined as an altered mental state that forces a person to see the world differently than others for a short period of time. Drug-induced psychosis, or “stimulant psychosis” is a side effect of using stimulant drugs or other substances. A negative reaction to

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Hallucinogen persisting perception disorder (HPPD) | Just Believe Recovery PA
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Hallucinogen persisting perception disorder (HPPD)

Hallucinogen persisting perception disorder (HPPD) is a side effect of taking hallucinogenic drugs like LSD, “magic mushrooms” (psilocybin), or peyote. HPPD occurs when a user experiences the effects of the drug weeks, months, sometimes even years after taking it. HPPD is commonly referred to as

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Getting Stuck in the System

There are approximately 31 million people, that is 1 in 10, in the US that have drug charges. According to the CDC, in 2016 more than 1 million people were arrested for driving under the influence. It can be difficult to try and navigate how

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Purging Disorder and Addiction | Just Believe Recovery PA
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Purging Disorder and Addiction

“Purging” is a behavior that includes self-induced vomiting, laxative abuse, or compulsive exercise, which often follows an episode of excessive eating, also referred to as “binging.” However, some individuals will purge after relatively small or normal-sized meals. When a person does this regularly, this known

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How Long Does Hydrocodone Last? | Just Believe Recovery PA
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How Long Does Hydrocodone Last?

Hydrocodone is one of the more potent opiates prescribed in modern medicine. It is typically used in pain relief scenarios after significantly painful surgeries or medical procedures. This medication is typically prescribed for patients who can’t take other types of pain medication The challenge with

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What is Lyrica? | Just Believe Recovery PA
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What is Lyrica?

Lyrica is an FDA-approved anticonvulsant used in treating epilepsy. It also is used for treatment of fibromyalgia, herpes zoster, diabetes, or spinal cord injury. This particular drug works by slowing down the impulses in the brain that cause seizures. Pregabalin, the drug in Lyrica, can

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