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Information on Prescription Drug Video NIDA: Which drugs can addict?

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Dr. Wilson Compton speaking:

Prescription drugs take one.

Some teens abuse prescription drugs like oxycontin or vicodin stimulants like ritalin xanax or valium.

And the problem is that these drugs can all cause side effects and be addictive.

If you want any more information about prescription drug abuse or addiction science, go to drugabuse.gov.

Addiction is preventable.

This page was last updated April 2013