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Addiction

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With gambling addiction on the rise, more people than ever are starting to suffer serious health problems connected to their compulsion. 

Addiction prescription

PHE publishes the first ever review of dependence and withdrawal problems associated with five classes of medicines.

Withdrawal symptoms as well as addiction common with ADs

‘Withdrawal’ symptoms and ‘addiction’ are commonly reported by people taking antidepressants, according to an online survey study of 1,829 patients in New Zealand

Treating tobacco dependance

This CPD module provides an overview of helping patients deal with tobacco dependance and the latest NICE guidelines.

Study highlights codeine dependence – a problem for pharmacy?

Pharmacies are a common source of codeine for dependent people but only one in 50 users seeks a pharmacist’s support



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