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Residential short-term drug treatment in Louisiana


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Drug Facts


  • The drug was first synthesized in the 1960's by Upjohn Pharmaceutical Company.
  • A heroin overdose causes slow and shallow breathing, blue lips and fingernails, clammy skin, convulsions, coma, and can be fatal.
  • 'Crack' is Cocaine cooked into rock form by processing it with ammonia or baking soda.
  • Approximately 13.5 million people worldwide take opium-like substances (opioids), including 9.2 million who use heroin.
  • Cocaine comes in two forms. One is a powder and the other is a rock. The rock form of cocaine is referred to as crack cocaine.
  • Over 23,000 emergency room visits in 2006 were attributed to Ativan abuse.
  • While the use of many street drugs is on a slight decline in the US, abuse of prescription drugs is growing.
  • Heroin is highly addictive and withdrawal extremely painful.
  • 7 million Americans abused prescription drugs, including Ritalinmore than the number who abused cocaine, heroin, hallucinogens, Ecstasy and inhalants combined.
  • Heroin is a drug that is processed from morphine.
  • Twenty-five percent of those who began abusing prescription drugs at age 13 or younger met clinical criteria for addiction sometime in their life.
  • Rates of Opiate-based drug abuse have risen by over 80% in less than four years.
  • Alcohol poisoning deaths are most common among ages 35-64 years old.
  • 15.2% of 8th graders report they have used Marijuana.
  • The most dangerous stage of methamphetamine abuse occurs when an abuser has not slept in 3-15 days and is irritable and paranoid. This behavior is referred to as 'tweaking,' and the user is known as the 'tweaker'.
  • Methamphetamine can cause rapid heart rate, increased blood pressure, elevated body temperature and convulsions.
  • Two thirds of the people who abuse drugs or alcohol admit to being sexually molested when they were children.
  • 37% of people claim that the U.S. is losing ground in the war on prescription drug abuse.
  • Over 2.3 million people admitted to have abused Ketamine.
  • Methamphetamine (MA), a variant of amphetamine, was first synthesized in Japan in 1893 by Nagayoshi Nagai from the precursor chemical ephedrine.

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