Are All Stimulant Drugs Addictive?

“So, in a sense, crystal methamphetamine is the nuclear weapon in the brain, contrasted to conventional weapons of alcohol, cocaine, and marijuana.” ~Dr. Petros Levounis, Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Rutgers Medical School in New Jersey When it comes to the drug problem in the United States, much of the attention is focused upon the issue of prescription opioid painkillers and the resurgence of the street drug heroin. But lost in the shuffle is a class of dangerous drugs that never went away – stimulants. What are Stimulant Drugs? Stimulant drugs are those … Continue reading Are All Stimulant Drugs Addictive?