Went into hospital for foot surgery to prepare for the stage but, as all too often happens, the necessity of pain management during the process, triggered the long-ended addiction. Steve was clear enough to understand what was going on and entered the program to concentrate on his health and recovery. for complete article go to Aerosmith's Steven Tyler Enters Rehab After Relapse (theblast.com)
This is a significant downside of drug use and addiction. Legitimate pharmaceutical use can trigger a relapse. You don't ever fully recover, and you can very much be vulnerable to even basic legitimate pharmaceuticals. This outcome is never on the ‘drugs are fun and manageable, try this’ brochure promoted by the pro-drug advocates.