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Drugs in the Internet Era

People can buy pretty much anything online these days, including illicit and prescription drugs. In some ways, this may be a good thing, providing people who need quick accessibility to…

Buprenorphine: Signs of Abuse, Side Effects, and Concerns

Buprenorphine is a long-acting opioid that is used in the treatment of opioid addiction. This drug acts on the same receptors in the brain as heroin and morphine. Buprenorphine sates an addict’s…

Acamprosate (Campral) for Treating Alcoholism 

According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 16.3 million adults in the US have some form of alcohol use disorder. Whether it involves addiction or binge drinking, this…