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How to Get Perspective on Your Addiction

How to Get Perspective on Your Addiction

Addiction uses many tools to keep you from getting help; in fact, the disease uses denial, justification and rationalization to keep you using drugs. To get a perspective on your addiction, first understand how it impacts yourself and others, and then learn about some hard truths that others recognize about you. Finally, get insight into your level of addiction by answering some key...

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Resources That Can Help You to Not Drink

Resources That Can Help You to Not Drink

There are several options for achieving your initial recovery including residential and outpatient addiction treatment programs, support groups, such as Alcoholics Anonymous, and intensive individual counseling. Having successfully completed one of those options has given you a great start toward living a sober life. However, as we all know, treatment is just the first step and the remainder of...

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How to Stop Self-Medicating

How to Stop Self-Medicating

Self-medicating is a common occurrence among individuals suffering from mental and physical pain and it affects men and women of all ages. The term “self-medicating” is pretty straightforward and involves a person choosing for himself what medicines to take in order to alleviate symptoms of a mental or physical health condition with little or no knowledge of the substances’ effects. Risks...

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What Should I Know About Rohypnol Abuse?

What Should I Know About Rohypnol Abuse?

Rohypnol is commonly abused for its ability to provide an abuser with deep relaxation and euphoria, especially when mixed with other substances. Abusing Rohypnol can lead to the development of a physical and psychological dependence. Continued abuse can cause a person to become tolerant to the normal effects that Rohypnol has, which requires them to abuse higher doses of the substance to achieve...

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The Danger of Thinking You Can Use Rohypnol Just One More Time

The Danger of Thinking You Can Use Rohypnol Just One More Time

Making the decision to go to rehab for Rohypnol addiction can be both a liberating and frightening decision. You’ve acknowledged you have a problem and realized you need help to get sober. Waiting on the cusp of a new life, one that will not involve being enslaved by Rohypnol addiction, is an exciting time. Unfortunately, this is also the time that many addicts fear the unknowns of living sober...

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3 Important Reasons to Avoid Current Rohypnol Users After Rehab

3 Important Reasons to Avoid Current Rohypnol Users After Rehab

Friends can be friends forever. But when Rohypnol is what brought the friends together, addiction rehab may signal a time for these friends to part ways. Here are three reasons current Rohypnol users should be avoided after rehab for Rohypnol addiction. 1. Current Rohypnol Users Might Sabotage Your Recovery Although recovering from addiction often instills a hope that the people they used to get...

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When Will I Stop Craving Rohypnol?

When Will I Stop Craving Rohypnol?

Many Rohypnol addicts want to be free from addiction and begin the healing process, but they give up during detox because the cravings are so strong. The uncontrollable urge to use Rohypnol is part of detox, and perhaps one of the most difficult symptoms to overcome, because addicts know that taking more of the drug will eliminate all painful symptoms. The temptation to relapse can be so strong...

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How to Party without Rohypnol

How to Party without Rohypnol

Rohypnol is one of the most popular drugs used by many club and partygoers across the country. This specific drug is often sought after for its pleasurable side effects, such as lowered inhibitions and extreme euphoria. Rohypnol can become seriously addictive, as both the body and the mind can quickly begin craving higher doses. Since this abuse is so common, those who are recovering Rohypnol...

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How to Assess Rohypnol Recovery Needs

How to Assess Rohypnol Recovery Needs

It may be difficult to assess the strength of your own addiction and whether you should enter treatment.  Consulting with professionals can help you choose the right treatment options that fit your lifestyle and your expectations. Talking with professionals can also help you achieve a better understanding of your addiction and what sobriety means for you and your loved ones. The Benefits of...

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How Do I Tell My Friends That I Don’t Want to Use Rohypnol Any More?

How Do I Tell My Friends That I Don’t Want to Use Rohypnol Any More?

If partying with Rohypnol was part of your social life, it may be hard to tell your friends that you don’t use anymore. Understanding how people may react can tell you which friends will rally around your recovery and which may hurt it. The following examples are typical responses people have when someone gets sober: Applause. True friends will encourage healthy changes in your life. Pressure...

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How Do I Tell My Family That I Don’t Want to Use Rohypnol Anymore?

How Do I Tell My Family That I Don’t Want to Use Rohypnol Anymore?

If you are currently abusing Rohypnol or addicted to Rohypnol and considering taking action against your Rohypnol use, one of the first places that you may consider turning to is your close friends and family. Your close friends and family can be one of your best support systems to help you get through your recovery process and find a fulfilling life away from Rohypnol addiction and abuse....

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I Am Addicted to Rohypnol and I Need Help

I Am Addicted to Rohypnol and I Need Help

Rohypnol, also known by its generic name flunitrozepan, is a sedative drug used in some parts of the world as a sleep aid, anxiety reducer and for general anesthesia. It is often combined with other drugs or alcohol to amplify the effects. Rohypnol may also be used as a date rape drug because of its ability to sedate an individual and impair his or her memory. While Rohypnol is illegal in the...

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How to Ask for Help with Rohypnol Addiction

How to Ask for Help with Rohypnol Addiction

Struggling with Rohypnol addiction can make you feel alone. When you are addicted to Rohypnol, your instinct is to hide your addiction from loved ones, because you don’t want them to worry about you, constantly bring up your Rohypnol use or try to make you stop. Although your addiction will help you justify remaining silent, it is always best to be honest about your addiction. By being open and...

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Rohypnol Abuse Help for College Students

Rohypnol Abuse Help for College Students

Rohypnol is classified as a benzodiazepine drug, and it is abused for its sedative and hypnotic side effects. The most popular venues for Rohypnol abuse are parties and raves which are usually frequented by college-aged adults. The college atmosphere provides the opportunity for many young adults to experiment with drugs and alcohol. Rohypnol is popular because of its hypnotic effects and the...

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How to Overcome Rohypnol Cravings

How to Overcome Rohypnol Cravings

Rohypnol is a brand name for the drug flunitrazepam. It is a potent hypnotic and powerful sedative with powerful anticonvulsant, anxiolytic, amnesic and skeletal muscle relaxant qualities. It is in the benzodiazepine family of drugs and is prescribed for severe insomnia in countries outside of the U.S. Rohypnol is also commonly referred to as the “date rape” drug. Rohypnol Withdrawal...

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