GHB Addiction and Your Teen: Recover in Florida with Archstone Recovery

GHB Addiction and Your Teen: Recover in Florida with Archstone Recovery GHB (gamma-hydroxybutyric acid or sodium oxybate) is a depressant drug popular in clubs and at raves, particularly among teenagers. The brand medication, Xyrem, is used to treat patients with narcolepsy; however, “home-brewed” versions of the drug created in makeshift laboratories are not uncommon. These…

How PCP Addiction Affects Your Brain: Start Recovery Now with Archstone Recovery

How PCP Addiction Affects Your Brain: Start Recovery Now with Archstone Recovery Phencyclidine, more commonly known as PCP, “angel dust,” “hog,” and “rocket fuel,” is an extremely addictive drug that affects the brain in multiple, complex ways.  Originally developed as an anesthetic, PCP was banned for medical use after some patients began to experience psychotic…

Ritalin Addiction on the Rise in College Students: Get Help from Archstone Recovery

Ritalin Addiction on the Rise in College Students: Get Help from Archstone Recovery Ritalin, or methylphenidate, is a drug that increases the brain’s dopamine outputs. It became popular after doctors began prescribing it to children and teens who suffer from ADHD, or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. It is a prescription drug, and in recent years…