Prescription Drugs

"One of the hardest things was learning that I was worth recovery."
~ Demi Lovato

Substance Abuse

You are NOT alone, we are here to help.

Signs and Symptoms of Drug Addiction: 

 

While the symptoms and signs will be different depending on the particular drug that is being abused, there are certain symptoms that are similar with multiple substances.

Physical symptoms of drug addiction include:

  • Bloodshot eyes

  • Skin problems

  • Tremors

  • Slurred speech

  • Sleep disturbance

  • Unintentional weight loss

  • Unnaturally pale skin

  • Unusual odors

  • Shallow breathing

  • Frequent nausea

Psychological and behavioral symptoms include:

  • Restlessness

  • Confusion

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Self-isolation

  • Unusual mood swings

  • Loss of interest in activities

  • Stealing money or medications

  • Uncharacteristic lying

(Warning Signs)

Pain Isn't Always Obvious. Reach out to someone you are concerned about, if you observe one or more of these warning signs, especially if the behavior is new, has increased, or seems related to a painful event, loss, or change.

Warning signs to look for:

 

* Talking about wanting to die or suicide

* Looking for a way to kill themselves

* Talking or writing about death, dying, or suicide

* Expressing no reason for living or no sense of purpose

* Rage, seeking revenge

* Recklessness or risky behavior, seemingly without thinking

* Expressions of feeling trapped like there is no way out

* Feeling hopeless, depressed

* Drug or alcohol use

* Withdrawal from friends, family, and society

* Anxiety, agitation, lack of sleep, or oversleeping

* Dramatic mood changes

* Giving away possessions

* Putting affairs in order

* Uncontrolled anger

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