Alcoholism is a frequently occurring type of addiction due to its ease of acquisition and low cost compared to nearly any other type of addictive substance.
Benzodiazepines are a group of depressants including Valium and Xanax that are used as sleep medication, seizure prevention, muscle spasms, and anxiety.
Cocaine / Crack
Cocaine is an addictive stimulant drug that can be smoked, inhaled, or injected into the bloodstream. Use of cocaine over even a short period of time can lead to abuse.
Prescription Drug Addiction
Prescription drug abuse relates to the abuser’s consumption of a prescription medication for non-medical purposes.
Ecstasy / Molly / MDMA
Heroin is a highly addictive, morphine-derived opiate that is processed from certain types of poppy plants. Originally it was created for medicinal purposes.
Inhalants Abuse & Treatment
The term inhalants refers to a wide range of chemicals that produce an intoxicating effect when consumed in vapor form through the nose and trachea.
Methamphetamine & Adderall
Methamphetamine (commonly called meth) is a highly addictive stimulant that affects the central nervous system.
Oxycontin is the brand name for the prescription-only Schedule II analgesic oxycodone, a narcotic derived from processing opium.