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Having a substance use problem means that you use alcohol, drugs, or both even though it causes you serious problems. Your doctor may call it substance use disorder.
You may have a substance use problem if one or more of the following have happened in the past 12 months:
Current as of: May 28, 2019
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & Christine R. Maldonado, PhD - Behavioral Health
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