Comprehensive Outpatient Addictions Treatment Centers
Union Square: (212) 627-9600
Brooklyn: (718) 342-6700
M - F: 9a - 9p, S: 9a - 2p

Prescription Drugs – A Hidden Addiction

Hear Marilyn White discuss the problem of prescription drugs, and how a doctor may not realize they are prescribing medications to a drug addict.

Not necessarily, because they don’t think about that when they write them. They are there to ease your pain. You have a pain in the arm, here’s a pill. You have a headache, here’s a pill. You’re anxious, here’s Klonopin.

You know, there job is to ease pain, that’s what they’re there for, is for you to not FEEL any pain.

Navigation