Acta Scientific Pharmaceutical Sciences (ASPS)(ISSN: 2581-5423)

Review Article Volume 4 Issue 5

Drug Addiction and their Management: An Overview

Anuradha Sharma* and Amar Chaudhary

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, PCTE Group of Institutes, Baddowal, Ludhiana, Punjab, India

*Corresponding Author: Anuradha Sharma, Associate Professor, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, PCTE Group of Institutes, Baddowal, Ludhiana, Punjab, India.

Received: February 20, 2020; Published: April 13, 2020



  Drug addiction could be a term that means compulsive physiological want for use of a habit-forming substance, which is characterized by tolerance and well-defined physiological symptoms upon withdrawal. In this communication, the author has compiled all the drugs used for addiction, various tests for determination of addiction and their management.

Keywords:Addiction; Disorder; Drug; Management



Citation: Anuradha Sharma and Amar Chaudhary. “Drug Addiction and their Management: An Overview". Acta Scientific Pharmaceutical Sciences 4.5 (2020): 19-24.


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