Monday, February 23, 2009

Teen Addiction Treatment Center Reports Adolescent Drug Abuse in …

In Northwest Broward county (Parkland, Margate and Coconut Creek area), our intake records of adolescent patients indicate the following drugs of abuse: opiates (oxycotin), marijuana and pills such as (benzodiazpines-Xanex most often). Alcohol is most often reported to be taken from home and friends homes.

Also the “Trible C’s” known as Cold, Cough and Congestion medicine are reported to be stolen from local pharmacies, crushed and snorted by teens. The active ingredient is Dextromethorphan (DXM) which produces a hallucinogenic high that some teens seek.

If you are a parent/guardian of a teenager that is and addicted or a teenager that is the pre stage of addiction, please know that we are here to provide you with support and guidance, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. We welcome the opportunity to answer your questions about teen behavior, substance use, adolescent addiction, teen drug rehab, or any other related matters.

For more information on teen drug and alcohol residential treatment center please call toll free at 1-888-387-6237 or visit our website You may also send us an email to:

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