Author Archives: Recovery Advocate

  • Suboxone and Tramadol
    Addiction
    September 15, 2019

    Suboxone and Tramadol

    What is Suboxone? Suboxone is a combination of two drugs: buprenorphine and naloxone and one typically ingests sublingually (placing a dissolving strip under the tongue).   Why the combination? Well,...
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  • Xanax and Alcohol
    Addiction
    September 2, 2019

    Xanax and Alcohol

    With Xanax (a brand name for Alprazolam) one of the most commonly prescribed drugs in the U.S., it’s understandable that it’s mixed with other substances.  Some people do so...
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  • Adderall and Xanax
    Addiction
    August 28, 2019

    Adderall and Xanax

    Mixing Substances – Adderall and Xanax With substance abuse and addiction, it is common for people to use multiple substances. It’s possible for this to include someone using their...
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  • Polysubstance Abuse
    Addiction
    August 15, 2019

    Polysubstance Abuse

    Polysubstance Abuse and Dependence Someone with polysubstance dependence is using three or more substances, with at least one of the substances commonly being alcohol. As alcohol is one of...
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  • Becky Hume – Success Story
    Real Stories
    January 17, 2019

    Becky Hume – Success Story

    6/15/16…used almost every drug known to man since I was 17. Now 52 and been clean and sober for 16 months. No more pipes, no more needles today. Living...
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  • Billy M. – Success Story
    Real Stories
    January 10, 2019

    Billy M. – Success Story

    8/27/17..the day I manned up and reached out for help. I was dead inside and was on the path to jail, institutions, or a definite death. My strength has...
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  • Desi B. – Success Story
    Real Stories
    January 3, 2019

    Desi B. – Success Story

    July 27, 2014 – heroin November 22, 2016 – alcohol December 30, 2016 – marijuana It’s been a long tough road, the last two years I stumbled hard, by...
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  • Sarah P. – Success Story
    Real Stories
    December 27, 2018

    Sarah P. – Success Story

    It will be 7 months October 26, 2017. I never thought I would be able to get sober. I use to joke around for years saying I’ll get it...
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