Typical Co-Occurring Disorders
Symptoms of common co-occurring disorders
The mental health issues that most regularly co-occur with drug abuse are depression, anxiety disorders, and bipolar effective disorder.
Prevalent signs of depression
Feelings of helplessness and hopelessness
Lack of interest in everyday tasks
Failure to feel joy
Appetite or body weight changes Sleep alterations
Lack of energy
Unyielding sentiments of insignificance or guilt
Anger, bodily pain, and ill-advised conduct (especially in men).
Typical symptoms of mania in bipolar illness.
Emotions of ecstasy or severe irritability.
Nonrealistic, grand expectations.
Diminished need for sleep.
Rapid speaking and racing thoughts.
Reduced judgment and impulse control.
Anger or rage.
Standard symptoms of anxiety.
Severe pressure and emotional distress.
Feeling restless or jumpy.
Irritability or feeling "uneasy".
Racing heart or lack of breath.
Nausea, trembling, or dizziness.
Muscle group tension, headaches.