The Different Challenges of Quitting Alcohol Versus Drugs

While alcohol is a drug, the recovery process for alcohol is somewhat different than recovery for other drugs such as heroin, Vicodin or...

Addiction and Changing Your Ways

When you are an addict, you must embrace change. As you have seen in your own life, your options are to keep using or to get clean. One of...

Why Addiction Doesn’t Care What Drug Is Used

No matter what substance you are addicted to, be it Xanax, opiates, inhalants, alcohol, depressants or something else, the effects of...

Dangers of Combining Marijuana and Xanax

Marijuana and Xanax help people who suffer from extreme fear, anxiety and panic disorders. Marijuana causes short-term memory impairment...

Xanax Abuse and Drug Interactions

Xanax is used to treat the symptoms of anxiety disorders by calming activity in the brain. When used as prescribed, Xanax is relatively...

Mixing Xanax with Alcohol and Drugs

Xanax is an increasingly popular benzodiazepine drug used as short-term treatment for the following: Panic...

Xanax Addiction with Alcohol Abuse

Both Xanax and alcohol are central nervous system depressants. This means that each substance slows down some brain function. Though they...

Alprazolam

Alprazolam (Xanax) is a prescription drug used to treat panic disorders, panic attacks or anxiety disorders. Alprazolam is in a group of...