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List of Most Commonly Abused Medications Drugs
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List of Most Commonly Abused Medications

Here is a list of the most commonly abused medicines in the US. Prescription drug abuse is often a cited as a gateway to hard drug use. Many times patients are prescribed medications for a justifiable reasons and users become addicted to the drugs they have been put on by doctors. These medications need to be used with care. This list is for informational purposes only. A lot of people use medications without knowing what they are for and that is bad. See our list of common diseases to help you understand what treatments are available but please see a doctor before taking any medication. Also you may be interested in the diseases of circulatory system or the rare skin diseases.

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  1. 26

    Phentermine

    Obesity More
    Fastin
  2. 27

    Pemoline

    Narcolepsy, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder More
    Cylert
  3. 28

    Butorphanol

    Pain More
    Stadol
  4. 29

    Midazolam

    Agitation, Status epilepticus, Anxiety disorder More
    Versed
  5. 30
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    Anabolic steroids

    Numerous products such as Anadrol-50, Deca-Durabolin, Halotestin, Oxandrin, Winstrol.
  6. 31
    Focal epilepsy, Substance Withdrawal Syndrome, Status epilepticus More
    Ativan
  7. 32
    Panic disorder, Insomnia, Depressive Disorder More
    Restoril
  8. 33

    Flurazepam

    Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders More
    Dalmane
  9. 34

    Butalbital

    Headache More
    Fiorinal, Fioricet
  10. 35
    Obesity, Narcolepsy More
    Desoxyn, Crystal Meth
  11. 36
    Pain More
    Numorphan
  12. 37
    Status epilepticus More
    Nembutal
  13. 38

    Codeine

    Post-Operative Pain, Pain, Cough More
    In low doses combined with non-narcotic medications such as Actifed, Novahistine DH, Terpin ... more
  14. 39

    Levorphanol

    Pain More
    Levo-Dromoran
  15. 40
    Status epilepticus, Anxiety disorder, Seizure More
    Amytal
  16. 41
    Diarrhea More
    Lomotil
  17. 42

    Secobarbital

    Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders More
    Seconal
  18. 43
    Pain More
    Sufenta
  19. 44
    Afenta
  20. 45

    Testosterone

    Breast Neoplasm, Hypogonadism, Delayed puberty More
  21. 46

    Hydrocodone

    Post-Operative Pain, Obstructive lung disease, Cough More
    With acetaminophen - Lorcet, Lortab, Vicodin; with Aspirin - Lortab ASA; with chlorpheniramine ... more
  22. 47
    Duodenal ulcer, Focal epilepsy, Spasticity More
    Centrax
  23. 48
    Obesity More
    Didrex
  24. 49

    Butabarbital

    Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders More
    Butisol
  25. 50
    Panic disorder, Anxiety, Agoraphobia More
    Xanax

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