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Why drug addicts used barbiturates?

Why drug addicts used barbiturates?

Course of addiction : Typically drug addicts use drugs because of the way it makes them feel. Drugs of abuse are fast acting, hit the reward center of the brain and are thus reinforcing. As tolerance for the drug's effects develop, people take more of the drug in hope of obtaining the same high feeling. Physical dependence occurs and the drug is taken no longer to get high but to try to feel normal & avoid withdrawal. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Ingerman
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Butabarbital (Definition)

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What kind of drugs are barbiturates?

What kind of drugs are barbiturates?

Barbiturates: Are sedative-hypnotic drugs derived from Barbituric acid. ...Read more

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What are the different types of barbiturates?

What are the different types of barbiturates?

Barbiturates: 1.Short acting, such as Pentobarbital & Secobarbital. 2.Intermediate acting, such as Amobarbital & Butabarbital. 3.Long acting, such as Mephobarbital & Phenobarbital. ...Read more

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What are barbiturates effective for?

Multiple uses: Barbituates have been used to treat seizures, anxiety, sleep disruptions, and as (combined) abortive treatment for migraine headaches (eg "fioricet"). Barbituates are controlled substances. They are potentially habit forming and extremely dangerous in overdose or in combination with other sedative hypnotic medications (eg benzodiazepines, etc) and/or alcohol. Consult your doctor for more info. ...Read more

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How is barbiturate abuse suspected?

How is barbiturate abuse suspected?

Barbiturate abuse: Drug screen followed by testing for barbiturate levels in blood. ...Read more

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Could barbiturate use cause tolerance to other sedatives?

Yes: Barbiturates cause tolerance to other sedatives like valium and other benzodiazapine drugs. ...Read more

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How can I get nembutal or other barbiturates for insomnia?

How can I get nembutal or other barbiturates for insomnia?

A doctor's job ISN'T: to help people find dangerous drugs to take. Barbiturates stopped being prescribed because they are potentially lethal, highly addictive and have the worst withdrawal syndrome of any class of drugs on earth. Insomnia is caused by something - you find the cause and you treat it. You don't bury it with sedatives. See a sleep specialist/mental health specialist for evaluation, not hunt for bad drugs. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Butisol (Definition)

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Dr. Qamar Khan
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Barbiturate Drug (Definition)

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