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Drug Rehab Centers in Indianapolis, Indiana

Indianapolis, Indiana has a total of 95 drug rehab listing(s) containing information on alcohol rehab centers, addiction treatment centers, drug treatment programs, and rehabilitation clinics within the city. Contact us if you have a facility in Indianapolis, Indiana and would like to share it in our directory. Additional information about specific Indianapolis listings is available by phoning our toll free rehab helpline at 866-720-3784.

Indianapolis ranks second in the nation for having the biggest number of monuments and memorials, with only Washington D.C. having more. Indiana as a state, meanwhile, is known as 'America's crossroads', which is shown better in Indianapolis than anywhere else in the state, as six different interstate highways cross in the city. Wherever there is a transportation network of this magnitude, however, there is also always a significant drug abuse problem.

The Scale of the Problem in Indianapolis

To understand the help that is out there for people with a drug or alcohol abuse problem in Indianapolis, it is important to first comprehend just how big the problem is. The city is home to approximately 861,898 individuals, and statistics have shown that:

  • 82% know someone who uses cannabis in the city, which is considerably lower than in many other parts of the country, although still high.
  • 64% believe that cannabis should be made available for medicinal purposes, which is also much lower than in many other parts of the country.
  • 48% first used substances when they were aged between 18 and 25, which is on par with national averages.
  • 51% feel that cocaine is easy to access in the city, which is again lower than in many other parts of the country.
  • 94% of people feel meth abuse is a growing problem, higher than most other parts of the country.
  • 95% feel that there is a growing problem with prescription medication abuse, slightly higher than the rest of the country.
  • 75% feel that increasing availability to detox and rehab facilities, and other forms of professional treatment, is the best way to combat substance abuse. This is much lower than the national average.

While the above describes public perception, which is quite dissimilar from trends seen in other parts of the country, they do not show the extent of abuse in the city. Statistics show that:

  • 206,856 people consume alcohol to levels classed as problematic.
  • 80,157 people abuse illicit substances, of which 12,665 also consume alcohol.
  • The greatest drug threats are cannabis (12,104 users), heroin (10,180 users), crack and powdered cocaine (9,539 users), stimulants (6,172 users), and opiates other than heroin (2,565 users).

Lastly, drug and alcohol abuse in Indianapolis is putting a significant drain on health care resources. Admission figures for the emergency room as demonstrated that:

  • There were 1,724 admissions relating to heroin.
  • There were 775 admissions relating to cocaine.
  • There were 344 admissions relating to meth.
  • There were 173 admissions relating to ecstasy.
  • There were a total of 3,102 admissions relating to prescription drugs (OxyContin, Percocet, Vicodin, Xanax, and Lortab), although this does include people who used these medications according to prescription.

There seems to be a significant disparity between public perception of the drug and alcohol problem in Indianapolis, and the actual figures. Regardless, city officials have engaged in a variety of intervention efforts to make addiction treatment more available to those who need it. At the same time, they have engaged in prevention activities in the hopes of steering young people, in particular, towards healthier alternatives.

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Drug Facts

  • Women in bars can suffer from sexually aggressive acts if they are drinking heavily.
  • Drug abuse is linked to at least half of the crimes committed in the U.S.
  • Half of all Ambien related ER visits involved other drug interaction.
  • Meth use in the United States varies geographically, with the highest rate of use in the West and the lowest in the Northeast.
  • Ritalin can cause aggression, psychosis and an irregular heartbeat that can lead to death.
  • Snorting drugs can create loss of sense of smell, nosebleeds, frequent runny nose, and problems with swallowing.
  • 1 in every 9 high school seniors has tried synthetic marijuana (also known as 'Spice' or 'K2').
  • Crack Cocaine is categorized next to PCP and Meth as an illegal Schedule II drug.
  • Alprazolam is held accountable for about 125,000 emergency-room visits each year.
  • Drug addicts are not the only ones affected by drug addiction.
  • Illicit drug use is estimated to cost $193 billion a year with $11 billion just in healthcare costs alone.
  • Each year Alcohol use results in nearly 2,000 college student's deaths.
  • 90% of people are exposed to illegal substance before the age of 18.
  • In the year 2006 a total of 13,693 people were admitted to Drug rehab or Alcohol rehab programs in Arkansas.
  • Over 3 million prescriptions for Suboxone were written in a single year.
  • In 2014, there were over 39,000 unintentional drug overdose deaths in the United States
  • When taken, meth and crystal meth create a false sense of well-being and energy, and so a person will tend to push his body faster and further than it is meant to go.
  • MDMA (methylenedioxy-methamphetamine) is a synthetic, mind-altering drug that acts both as a stimulant and a hallucinogenic.
  • Nicotine stays in the system for 1-2 days.

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