Samir Kadri

Samir Kadri

Samir is a CRM specialist and writer who has worked in the non-profit sector for 6 years. He currently works for Age UK, the leading charity providing mental and physical support to older people across the country, and is keenly interested in spreading awareness, information, and insight on mental health.

Samir also contributes articles on topics surrounding mental health, substance use disorders, and addiction treatment to a range of online resources.

Latest guides

Identifying Fentanyl: What does it look, smell, and taste like

05 April 2023

Discover what fentanyl looks, smells, and tastes like, and why the synthetic opioid is so dangerous. Learn about its various forms, uses, and effects here.

Is Zaleplon a Controlled Substance?

05 April 2023

Learn about the classification of Zaleplon as a controlled substance. Find out its legal status, uses, and potential risks for abuse and addiction.

Zaleplon (Sonata)

29 March 2023

Zaleplon (Sonata) is a sedative medication used to treat insomnia. Learn about its effects, dosage, side effects, and potential risks.


15 March 2023

Naloxone is a medication used to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. Learn about how it works, when to use it, and where to get it.

Court Ordered Rehab

14 March 2023

Court-ordered rehab is a structured addiction treatment mandated by a judge, lasting several months with therapy, counseling, and monitoring. Learn more here.