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Cough Medicine Rehab Centers and Detox Programs in Nevada

Nevada Cough Medicine Addiction and Rehabilitation Programs

Drug problems within the state of Nevada effect many of the families and individuals living there, and many of these addictions are in combination with gambling, which can tend to make the problems worse. Drug addiction can come in many different forms, and there is no limit to what types of substances a person may use to get high and escape reality. Cough and cold medicine are commonly abused by young people, and can be easily purchased over the counter, and can be used with other drugs. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration website do list out what services and programs are on hand within the state, and most of these centers will treat patients who are addicted to cough or cold medicine. What is not necessarily listed in the directory is what programs can specifically treat cough and cold medicine addiction.

Are these drugs only abused by homeless individuals?

No, this is not always the case and in fact, most people who abuse cough and cold medicine are teenagers and young adults, and they are very often mixing these drugs with other drugs such as alcohol or illegal street drugs. Addiction among homeless people is a very serious problem, but there are hundred of programs and volunteer organization that help the homeless individuals who are in very difficult situations. Homeless individuals can become addicted to any type of drug, and this does include cough and cold medicines.

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

Nevada Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Nevada Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Here is a list of the different Detox & Treatment Centers for cough medicine abuse in Nevada. 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 Nevada