Drug Addiction has many faces, and some of them may look very familiar.
Depending on your level of tolerance, the stages of drug addiction may take days; sometimes even years, to develop.
When an individual uses a substance, whether recreationally or under the care of a physician, it is possible to develop tolerance, increased use, physical dependence, and ultimately addiction. At this point, he or she may be unable to stop using the substance despite harm to their physical or mental health, relationships, job, and other important areas of life.
Drug abuse can cause a number of physical and behavioral symptoms.
Physical symptoms include:
Behavioral symptoms include:
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One or more of the above mentioned symptoms can indicate serious problems with drugs. The good news is that drug addiction is treatable! Contact us to determine the next steps for treating alcohol abuse.