MEDICINE ABUSE: WHAT'S HAPPENING & WHY


P R E S C R I P T I O N   D R U G S

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SIGNS OF PRESCRIPTION DRUG  USE
​Constricted pupils

Dry mouth

Fatigue
Fading in and out of consciousness

Flushed skin

High blood pressure

Hyperactivity
Intense irritability
Increased hostility
Insomnia
Irregular heartbeat

Itching

High blood pressure

Nausea

Paranoia

Slowed breathing

Unexplained weight loss

Vomiting


ALWAYS TAKE PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION AS PRESCRIBED



NEVER SHARE YOUR PRESCRIPTIONS



ALWAYS SECURE YOUR PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONS

NATIONAL PRESCRIPTION DRUG

TAKE-BACK DAY

​Saturday, April 25, 2020

​​​​​AS A PARENT, you are your child's first and best protection against alcohol and drug use.

Send a "no-use" message to your teens. Make expectations clear regarding alcohol and other drugs.

Empowering our youth to live safe, drug and alcohol-free lives through family and community partnership.