Sentence Examples


  • Although alcohol and drug use can cause depression, depressed teens may also turn to drugs or alcohol as a form of self-medication, creating a vicious cycle.
  • That makes supplements that have a direct impact on this area, such as chromium (often touted for weight-loss purposes) unsuitable for self-medication.
  • Substance abuse: Abuse of alcohol and other drugs as forms of self-medication for overwhelming depression.
  • Always consult with your physician before embarking on any self-medication plan, albeit a natural one.
  • However, this self-medication eventually creates even more problems.