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Drug Addiction

What is Drug Addiction ?

When you are unable to stop using your drug of choice, despite a desire to live without addiction, when you experience physical withdrawal symptoms, when you attempt to stop getting high, when you crave your drug of choice and obsess about getting more – these are just a few characteristics of active drug addiction.

What are the signs of Drug Addiction ?

Depending upon the substance of choice, the signs of being under the influence will vary. But drug addiction can create a number of problems that are common to all who live with the issue. These include :

  • Hiding substance use
  • Lying about substances used or the amount of the drug used
  • Violent or erratic behavior
  • Extreme mood changes
  • Complaints of physical illness
  • Continued use of drugs despite negative consequences
  • Inability to maintain employment or function well at work
  • Rationalizing drug use despite consequences
  • Inability to remain clean and sober for any length of time
  • Disrupted sleeping and eating patterns
  • Choosing to get high over other essential activities
  • Get help for Drug Addiction Treatment in Bangalore