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Residential short-term drug treatment in Louisiana


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Drug Facts


  • Adderall on the streets is known as: Addies, Study Drugs, the Smart Drug.
  • 2.6 million people with addictions have a dependence on both alcohol and illicit drugs.
  • Production and trafficking soared again in the 1990's in relation to organized crime in the Southwestern United States and Mexico.
  • Heroin was first manufactured in 1898 by the Bayer pharmaceutical company of Germany and marketed as a treatment for tuberculosis as well as a remedy for morphine addiction.
  • Nearly half of those who use heroin reportedly started abusing prescription pain killers before they ever used heroin.
  • At this time, medical professionals recommended amphetamine as a cure for a range of ailmentsalcohol hangover, narcolepsy, depression, weight reduction, hyperactivity in children, and vomiting associated with pregnancy.
  • 30% of emergency room admissions from prescription abuse involve opiate-based substances.
  • Oxycodone is as powerful as heroin and affects the nervous system the same way.
  • Most people use drugs for the first time when they are teenagers. There were just over 2.8 million new users (initiates) of illicit drugs in 2012, or about 7,898 new users per day. Half (52 per-cent) were under 18.
  • Methamphetamine can cause rapid heart rate, increased blood pressure, elevated body temperature and convulsions.
  • The drug was first synthesized in the 1960's by Upjohn Pharmaceutical Company.
  • Alprazolam contains powerful addictive properties.
  • Methadone generally stays in the system longer than heroin up to 59 hours, according to the FDA, compared to heroin's 4 6 hours.
  • Every day, we have over 8,100 NEW drug users in America. That's 3.1 million new users every year.
  • There were over 190,000 hospitalizations in the U.S. in 2008 due to inhalant poisoning.
  • Drug abuse and addiction is a chronic, relapsing, compulsive disease that often requires formal treatment, and may call for multiple courses of treatment.
  • About 72% of all cases reported to poison centers for substance use were calls from people's homes.
  • A biochemical abnormality in the liver forms in 80 percent of Steroid users.
  • Krokodil is named for the crocodile-like appearance it creates on the skin. Over time, it damages blood vessels and causes the skin to become green and scaly. The tissue damage can lead to gangrene and result in amputation or death.
  • The number of habitual cocaine users has declined by 75% since 1986, but it's still a popular drug for many people.

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