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Cough Medicine Rehab Centers and Detox Programs in Kansas

How to recognize cough medicine abuse

Teenagers generally abuse cough medicine. Taking higher than recommended dose results in abuse, which leads to physical and psychological dependence on the medicine. Cough medicine abuse results in:

  • Mood changes without any reason
  • Changes in appetite
  • Poor coordination
  • Inability to focus
  • Secretive behavior

Drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs that are available throughout the state of Kansas include some various options, and many of the programs are either inpatient or outpatient treatment. Most of the drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs contact information can be accessed on the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration website directory, and some of these listings can be somewhat specific. Individuals who are struggling with cough and cold medicine addiction, and abuse usually use these drugs in combination with other drugs such as alcohol and marijuana. In order to find the right type of treatment, an addict should attend some type of addiction assessment. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration directory do not necessarily list what programs offer treatment for cough and cold medicine abuse.

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p>It has been reported that adolescents make up the largest percentage of people who abuse cough and cold medicine, and this is because the over the counter cough and cold medicines are easily accessible and cheap. These types of drugs are also used with alcohol to intensify the high, and it is common that adolescents can access alcohol and use it in combination with cough and cold medicine. The use of cough medicines has increased within the United States, and there are percentages of high-school students who abuse cough medicine, and this is commonly done with marijuana or alcohol. Mixing cough and cold medicine with other drugs is a dangerous combination, and can lead to serious illness and other problems.

Hydrocodone-based cough syrup can also be addictive, such as Hycodan,  Hycomine and Tussionex.

Kansas Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Kansas Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Here is a list of the different Detox & Treatment Centers for cough medicine abuse in Kansas. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact one of our counselors at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Residential Rehabs for cough syrup Addiction in Kansas