Overcoming prescription drug addiction: a guide to coping and understanding

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Addicus Books,
Pub. Date:
[2008]
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3rd ed.
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English
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This newly revised third edition delves into the most widely abused narcotic in the U.S.--prescription drugs. The book offers help to those suffering from this type of addiction as well as their families. The topics discussed include dynamics of addiction and the newest treatment options, who is at risk for addiction, why more teens are abusing prescription drugs, the symptoms of withdrawal, and methods of intervention for family members. Personal stories from addicts who describe their journeys into recovery are also included.
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9781886039889
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display_description Prescription drug addiction is now one of the nation's most serious drug problems. More Americans are abusing controlled prescription drugs more than cocaine, hallucinogens, inhalants, and heroin combined. With the exception of marijuana, prescription painkillers are the most widely abused drug in the U.S. Many who are addicted to prescription drugs are "unwitting addicts"--They have no history of drug abuse, but become addicted after taking a drug for legitimate reasons. Rod Colvin understands this problem. His 35-year old brother died as a result of his long-term addiction to paink.
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subject_facet Drug Therapy -- adverse effects, Drug Therapy -- adverse effects -- Popular Works, Drug abuse, Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions, Electronic books, Medication abuse, Pharmaceutical Preparations, Pharmaceutical Preparations -- Popular Works, Popular Work, Popular Works, Prescription Drugs, Prescription Drugs -- Popular Works, SELF-HELP -- Substance Abuse & Addictions -- Drug Dependence, Substance-Related Disorders, Substance-Related Disorders -- Popular Works
title_display Overcoming prescription drug addiction : a guide to coping and understanding
title_full Overcoming prescription drug addiction : a guide to coping and understanding / Rod Colvin
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title_sub a guide to coping and understanding
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