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Prescription Drugs

6 Common Questions Asked About Percocet

By Lisa OBrien

While effective when used as prescribed, in recent years Percocet has become a top contender on the list of prescription drugs ... Continue Reading

Top 5 Alternatives to Prescription Pain Relievers

By Flower B

Due to the possible side effects of painkillers, an increasing number of Americans are opting for alternative ways of dealing w... Continue Reading

What Happens When Prescription Medications Expire?

By Elizabeth Seward

Know what to do once medication reaches its expiration date. Continue Reading

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Benzodiazepine Info, Effects, Addiction, Treatment

Benzodiazepine drugs (bennies, benzos) are prescribed medications most often used for relief of anxiety, insomnia, stress, and ... Continue Reading

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Phenobarbital Street Names

Phenobarbital is used as a prescription medication to aid sleep and reduce anxiety, and has been sold under the name Nembutal, ... Continue Reading

Mannitol Street Names

Mannitol is used in medical settings as a drug to treat bronchial issues or renal failure, among others. Mannitol is used illic... Continue Reading

Lidocaine Street Names

Lidocaine, intended as a local anesthetic or numbing agent, is sometimes used illicitly as an additive that is cut into other d... Continue Reading

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The Dangers of GHB

Get the facts on the drug and its deadly symptoms. Continue Reading

Fentanyl Street Names

Fentanyl is a narcotic pain medication intended to treat chronic pain, that is also sold illicitly, and is marketed under the s... Continue Reading

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Battling an Addiction to Vicodin

Vicodin is a painkiller that is prescribed by qualified physicians to relieve pain. However, because some patients experience e... Continue Reading