addiction to prescription painkillers

16 08, 2018

Percocet vs. Norco – The Differences in the Two Drugs and How They Result in Addiction

2018-12-07T05:36:18+00:00August 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Certain prescription medications can be addictive for some people. They are often used for pain, but they contain chemical properties that lead to abuse and addiction. Two of the drugs in this category are Percocet and Norco. Derived from Oxycodone and Hydrocodone, these two medications can be dangerous, especially for someone with an addictive past. If you take either [...]

17 11, 2016

Tramadol– Not as Safe as We Think It Is?

2017-04-13T18:02:08+00:00November 17th, 2016|2 Comments

"I don't think that people realize how potentially risky taking tramadol is. I think it's because it's a prescription drug – people assume it's safe." ~Professor Jack Crane, State Pathologist for Northern Ireland As what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have called an "opioid epidemic" continues, there is a threat that has gone largely unnoticed by both physicians [...]