Category : Abused Substances

How Long Does Ecstasy Stay in Your System?

Written By Carolina Center For Recovery - November 12th, 2020

Ecstasy, also known as Molly or MDMA (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine), is an illicit drug that has both stimulant and hallucinogenic properties. It is one of the most…

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Understanding Diet Pill Abuse and Addiction

Written By Carolina Center For Recovery - November 5th, 2020

While diet pills may seem harmless, both prescription and over-the-counter formulations can have dangerous side effects as well as a moderate risk potential for abuse…

Abused Substances

What is Inhalant Addiction?

Written By Carolina Center For Recovery - November 4th, 2020

While there are various substances that may be inhaled, the term “inhalants” refers to various substances that individuals take only by inhaling. For example, some…

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The Side Effects and Dangers of Smoking Heroin

Written By Carolina Center For Recovery - October 30th, 2020

Heroin is a widely used illicit opioid that is made from morphine, a narcotic used for pain relief. All forms of heroin are illegal, so…

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The 3 Most Addictive Over the Counter Drugs

Written By Carolina Center For Recovery - October 22nd, 2020

Over the counter (OTC) drugs are seemingly innocent medications that individuals acquire without a prescription at drugstores or supermarkets. While OTC drugs are considered safe…

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