When it comes to drugs, it would be wrong to equate legality with safety. The law prohibits most dangerous psychoactive substances, but not all. Take the case of legal intoxicants. Many of these drugs are either completely or partially legal, yet they nevertheless carry a high potential for abuse. Drugs that fall in this category include:
Unfortunately, many people use prescription medications like Adderall and Ritalin to self-medicate or to get high, which can lead to a lifetime of dependency, not to mention a range of adverse health effects.
In recent decades, an increasing number of people have turned to a special class of intoxicants called dissociatives—hallucinogens that distort a user’s perceptions and create a sense of detachment from reality. They include:
Just because mind-altering drugs have escaped prohibition doesn’t mean they are safe for human consumption. Every year, countless people suffer illness, addiction, or even death after taking such substances. At RECO Intensive, we help individuals break the cycle of dependency that keeps them chained to street drugs and prescription medications. Send us a confidential email to speak with a counselor and learn about our highly effective treatment options.
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