Signs of Addiction to Prescription Drugs
The more you regularly rely on something external to lift you up, relax you, or help you feel better, the closer you move toward addiction. If you decide you are on the path to addiction, you can take action to keep it under control or find caring people to help you.
Check Your Addiction Level
They must be safe, right? After all, a doctor prescribes medications, and over-the-counter drugs are government approved. But these drugs may be as addictive and destructive as illegal drugs. Read the following statements and check “yes” or “no.” Answering “yes” to three or more questions may be a signal that prescription drugs are taking hold of your life.