Do you know what is in your medicine cabinet? Learning the dangers of medicine abuse is the first step in preventing a teen from beginning a life time of addiction.
Learn what these prescription pills look like so you can be prepared to identify them when you see suspicious pills in the possession of your teens and children. Fake pills look exactly like the real ones and are killing hundreds of young people every day.
Teen medicine abuse is an epidemic – one that is not poised to get better. But there are steps we can all take, starting with getting educated about the types of medicine that teens frequently abuse, you can take the first step in helping to end medicine abuse.
Here, you can learn about the prescription and over-the-counter drugs that teens are most commonly abusing, including what they look like, their street or slang names, how they’re taken and what the potential side effects are.
Reach Out Recovery Exclusive By: Nadine Knapp