Over The counter Medicine Rehabs & Detox in Georgia

Last updated: Friday, 08, October 2021


Treatment for Over-the-Counter Abuse in Georgia

The drug rehabilitation centers that are provided within the state of Georgia can offer inpatient and outpatient centers. Over-the-counter drug treatment can be offered at both long-term and short-term programs. Medical detox and conventional detox centers will also be equipped to treat over the counter drug abuse. The drug problems within the state of Georgia do include over the counter drugs; these types of drugs can be bought at any supermarket or drug store.

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Over the counter drug abuse affects people living within the state of Georgia, and in fact, in 2005 the FDA issued a warning about the abuse of Dextromethorphan. Other over the counter drugs such as cold medicine, cough medicines, pain relievers, and motion sickness pills can be easily abused. All of these types of drugs and medications can be purchased at drug stores and supermarkets.

Drug & Alcohol Rehabilitation Services for Acetaminophen Addiction in Georgia

Georgia is taken by an alarming problem with over-the-counter medicine, including those containing acetaminophen. This ingredient is the most common one for drugs in America, as you can find it in over 500 OTC and prescription medications. The Know Your Dose campaign was implemented to educate people on how to use these medications safely. They have pinpointed four steps for safe use of acetaminophen, which helps people avoid the risk of taking too much of it.

Here is a list of treatment centers for OTC drug abuse in Georgia. The list can be incomplete, so please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Detox Centers & Rehabs for Over The Counter Drug Addiction in Georgia


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on October 8, 2021

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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.