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Created On Tuesday, 28, February 2017
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Dexedrine & Ritalin Detoxification and Rehabilitation Centers in Mississippi

Dexedrine is a brand name for dextroamphetamine, and Dexedrine is the extended-release version of the drug. Dexedrine is classified as a Schedule II narcotic under the Controlled Drug and Substances Act, which means it has a high potential for becoming addictive and creating dependencies. Dexedrine is a central nervous system stimulant or amphetamine, and these types of drugs are popular among younger people and are abused for the euphoric effects, very similar to cocaine. One of the many reasons why Dexedrine is abused recreationally is because of the alertness it creates, and this makes it popular for students. The treatment process or rehabilitation for an amphetamine addiction should involve detox and also either outpatient or inpatient drug rehabilitation. Drug and alcohol treatment programs throughout the state of Mississippi offer resources to help treat prescription-drug addiction. Anyone struggling with a problem should seek out help right away at one of the programs or services within the state. The longer a person continues to abuse Ritalin or even take Ritalin as prescribed, they will develop a tolerance to the drug. Like any other type of central nervous system stimulant, the user will develop a tolerance. Tolerance for any drug can cause physical and psychological dependencies, which can turn into an addiction. Ritalin is a brand name for methylphenidate and is a central nervous system stimulant. Ritalin is also the most commonly prescribed ADHD medication within the United States, and the country consumes roughly 80% of the world's methylphenidate. When prescribed for legitimate purposes, and taken as directed, Ritalin can be used as needed. Drug treatment centers within the state of Mississippi operate out of inpatient and outpatient facilities, and conventional detox can assist with the withdrawal pains. Ritalin withdrawals are not overly severe and can be managed effectively prior to any type of residential or outpatient drug rehab.

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Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people. He is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist graduate with Honours of Stratford Career Institute. Marcel has also received a certificate from Harvard for completing a course entitled The Opioid Crisis in America and a certificate from The University of Adelaide for completing a course entitled AddictionX: Managing Addiction: A Framework for Succesful Treatment.