Mixing Xanax and Alcohol: Risks and Side Effects

Mixing Xanax and Alcohol: Risks and Side Effects

  Xanax and alcohol are dangerous on their own. When mixing Xanax and alcohol, the consequences can be fatal. To better understand the consequences of mixing Xanax and alcohol, let’s take a look at both drugs, how they work, and their short- and long-term...
Is Alcohol a Stimulant?

Is Alcohol a Stimulant?

Is alcohol a stimulant? Alcohol is not a stimulant; it is a depressant. Yet differentiating between stimulants and depressants is sometimes difficult. Now, let’s take a closer look at depressants and stimulants, how both types of drugs work, and their respective...
Drinking and Driving Facts

Drinking and Driving Facts

Drinking and driving is a major problem in the United States. To better understand the short- and long-term ramifications of drinking and driving, let’s first consider the following impaired driving statistics from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...