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Prescription Drug Misuse: Consequences and Prevention

Article from Texas State


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According to Texas State, "Studying, experimenting, relaxing, and increasing energy are just some of the reasons that today’s youth give when rationalizing why they use prescription drugs. Young adults between the ages of 18 and 25 years old are the largest group of abusers of prescription drugs in the United States."

This article discusses the consequences of prescription drug misuse. 


Keywords

addiction, Drug, Misuse, Overdose, Prescription, prevention