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What Is Polysubstance Use?

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 14, 2020 Updated: May 6, 2021 What is polysubstance use? In general, polysubstance use happens when a person uses two or more chemical substances in ways they were not intended. Often, this means pairing prescription painkillers with alcohol or marijuana with…

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Understanding the Dangers of Mixing Substances Such as Prescription Drugs and Alcohol

Added By Red Oak Recovery Red Oak Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 10, 2020 Updated: May 7, 2021 Have you ever combined medications or chemical substances without asking your doctor first? It may seem harmless to take a blood pressure pill and drink alcohol shortly thereafter, but both substances are drugs, and both have…