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Addiction

07 September 2010

Over-the-counter drugs/Prescription Medicine

These include painkillers, cough mixtures, Valium and other sedatives, Rohypnol, and many others.

These include painkillers, cough mixtures, Valium and other sedatives, Rohypnol, and many others.

Prescription drugs are generally a little more difficult to procure as addicts need doctor’s prescriptions in order to get these. Some addicts have been known to use two or more doctors and pharmacists to feed their addictions, resorting to the devious behaviour which is characteristic of drug addicts generally. Prescription drugs come in many different forms – usually tablets or capsules.

 

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