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Prescription Drug Addiction

Information on Prescription Drug Addiction

Sometimes prescription drug addiction just happens.  If you had a bad injury or are recovering from a surgery, often times we are placed on pain relieving medication.  We take and take and take, and before we know it, we are addicted.  Sometimes it’s just an accident, but it needs to be taken care of.  The first step would be to not stop taking the medication but contact the doctor who prescribed them to you and explain that you may have become addicted.

Get Help for Prescription Drug Addiction

Sometimes the best course of action to take when you become addicted to prescription drugs is to taper off from them.  A cut down program can be a great idea for dealing with prescription drug addiction.   The drug can slowly exit your routine and you can get back to normal as soon as possible.  Sometimes a cut down program can last weeks.

SoberRecovery.com has information about different types of prescription drugs.  It’s not just painkillers.  People abuse drugs for insomnia, sexual performance, ADHD and depression.  All of these drugs can be used with a cut down program.

Prescription drug addiction can kill you.  It’s easy to overdose.  If it doesn’t kill you, it can cause long term health problems and behavioral issues.  Don’t fall victim to pill popping.  Get the help you need as soon as possible.

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