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What Happens When Xanax and Coke Mix?

Xanax is a prescription drug used to treat conditions like anxiety and depression. Cocaine, or coke, is a stimulant drug. While the two are very different, some users mix Xanax and coke. This combination can lead to even more significant problems, putting users at higher risk of addiction or overdose. If you struggle with polysubstance…

polysubstance abuse

Dangers of Polysubstance Abuse

Having a glass of wine with dinner may seem harmless, but drinking alcohol can bring about undesirable side effects and an increased risk of dependence when you are on prescription medication. Many people unwittingly develop a substance use disorder when combining two or more substances like prescription drugs and alcohol. If you start noticing the…

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Treatment Options for Polysubstance Abuse

Polysubstance abuse is when a person uses more than one drug simultaneously and abuses those substances, such as opiates and stimulants, depressants, alcohol, prescription medications, or other combinations. If polysubstance abuse is a problem for you or someone you love, we can help you find addiction treatment programs that help with these issues. Call us…

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Side-Effects of Benzos

Benzodiazepines (benzos) are a type of prescription drug used to treat a range of anxiety and panic disorders. While these drugs can be safe to use in those conditions, they are still very addictive, especially when people abuse them. They can cause numerous side effects that your doctor should know about if you are experiencing…