4.8% of 12th grade teens abuse Vicodin pills

Vicodin, one of the many brand versions of Acetaminophen and Hydrocodone, is a prescription drug used to treat moderate to severe pain. Many teens believe prescription drugs like Vicodin are less harmful than “street” drugs, because they can be prescribed by a doctor. However, that is not the case. Vicodin is a serious drug and should only be taken when it is prescribed by a doctor.

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teens abuse vicodin

Stats via:

The National Institute of Drug Abuse