Do something if you suspect your child is using prescription drugs

Talk to your child about the changes you see in him or her and how it makes you feel. Avoid accusations, but be persistent. Don’t be afraid to seek expert guidance.

For more tips, download the Signs and Symptoms of Prescription Drug Abuse infographic and the Set and enforce clear rules checklist, and watch "What are the warning signs of prescription drug abuse?

Visit the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids website for more information and resources about how to get help and prescription drug abuse treatment options for your child.

View the Infographic

8 Reasons to talk to your teen about prescription drug abuse infographic


View the Checklist

Checklist: Talking points about prescription drugs

Watch "What are the warning signs of prescription drug abuse?" 

Why should I talk to my child about prescription drug abuse? from KDH Research & Communication on Vimeo.