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Substance abuse treatment in Pennsylvania


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Drug Facts


  • In 1981, Alprazolam released to the United States drug market.
  • Predatory drugs are drugs used to gain sexual advantage over the victim they include: Rohypnol (date rape drug), GHB and Ketamine.
  • Cocaine is the second most trafficked illegal drug in the world.
  • Methamphetamine blocks dopamine re-uptake, methamphetamine also increases the release of dopamine, leading to much higher concentrations in the synapse, which can be toxic to nerve terminals.
  • 30% of emergency room admissions from prescription abuse involve opiate-based substances.
  • Pure Cocaine is extracted from the leaf of the Erythroxylon coca bush.
  • 88% of people using anti-psychotics are also abusing other substances.
  • Rates of illicit drug use is highest among those aged 18 to 25.
  • In 2010, U.S. Poison Control Centers received 304 calls regarding Bath Salts.
  • Non-pharmaceutical fentanyl is sold in the following forms: as a powder; spiked on blotter paper; mixed with or substituted for heroin; or as tablets that mimic other, less potent opioids.
  • A study by UCLA revealed that methamphetamines release nearly 4 times as much dopamine as cocaine, which means the substance is much more addictive.
  • Twenty-five percent of those who began abusing prescription drugs at age 13 or younger met clinical criteria for addiction sometime in their life.
  • 93% of the world's opium supply came from Afghanistan.
  • Opiates are medicines made from opium, which occurs naturally in poppy plants.
  • The addictive properties of Barbiturates finally gained recognition in the 1950's.
  • Heroin is known on the streets as: Smack, horse, black, brown sugar, dope, H, junk, skag, skunk, white horse, China white, Mexican black tar
  • Heroin addiction was blamed for a number of the 260 murders that occurred in 1922 in New York (which compared with seventeen in London). These concerns led the US Congress to ban all domestic manufacture of heroin in 1924.
  • Heroin is a highly addictive, illegal drug.
  • From 2011 to 2016, bath salt use has declined by almost 92%.
  • Ecstasy is sometimes mixed with substances such as rat poison.

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