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Purple Heroin What is purple heroin? Purple heroin (also called “purp”) is a relatively new street drug that has caused opioid overdose deaths in multiple states, including Michigan and Louisiana. [1] The substance — which gets its name from its… Read More »What Is Purple Heroin?

How Long Does Cocaine Last? Compared with other substances, the effects of cocaine don’t last very long. According to Healthline, a typical cocaine high only lasts for about 15 to 30 minutes, depending on how you ingest it. The effects… Read More »How Long Does Cocaine Stay In Urine?

What Are Dabs Drugs? Dabs drugs—also referred to as wax, shatter, amber, honeycomb, or budder—are concentrated versions of butane hash oil (BHO) which contains highly-concentrated levels of THC. This concentrated substance is produced through a chemical process using butane oil… Read More »Dabs Drug

Kratom Liver Toxicity Kratom is an herbal made from leaves of a tropical evergreen tree (Mitragyna speciosa) that is native to Southeast Asia. Extracts from the leaves of the kratom tree have psychotropic and opioid-like activity, which has led to… Read More »How Hard Is Kratom On The Liver?

What Is Kratom? “Kratom” commonly refers to an herbal substance that can produce opioid- and stimulant-like effects. Kratom and kratom-based products are currently legal and accessible in many areas, though U.S. and international agencies continue to review emerging evidence to inform kratom… Read More »Kratom Withdrawal

What Is Alcohol Withdrawal Fever? Fever is a relatively common symptom of alcohol withdrawal. In most cases, fevers are low-grade (do not exceed 100 degrees Fahrenheit) and can be attributed to some sort of indirect infection or illness.  Instances, where fever has… Read More »Alcohol Withdrawal Fever

What Is Tramadol? Tramadol is used to relieve moderate to moderately severe pain. Tramadol extended-release tablets and capsules are only used by people who are expected to need medication to relieve pain around the clock. Is Tramadol a narcotic? Tramadol… Read More »Is Tramadol A Narcotic?

How Long Does Opioid Withdrawal Last? The opioid withdrawal timeline can take days or weeks; the duration depends on the type of substance that’s been abused and how long the drug abuse lasted. Symptoms are similar for all opioids but are of varying… Read More »Opioid Withdrawal Timeline

What Is Drug Addiction? Drug addiction is a chronic brain disease. It causes a person to take drugs repeatedly, despite the harm they cause. What is the common cause of drug abuse? Repeated drug use can change the brain and… Read More »Cause Of Drug Abuse

What Is Oxycodone? Oxycodone is a DEA Schedule II controlled substance. Substances in the DEA Schedule II have a high potential for abuse which may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence. [1] The Centers for Disease Control has declared opioid abuse to… Read More »Is Oxycodone Addictive