This is a self-test for Prescription Drug Addiction and Abuse. Please check the one response to each item that best describes how you have felt over the past 12 months. This information is solely for informational and educational purposes. The results of this information does not constitute the practice of medicine, and this information does not replace the advice of your physician or other health care provider.
The Drug Abuse Screening Test (DAST) is one of the most widely used screening tests for drug abuse and addiction. Additional information is available in the following reference: Gavin DR; Ross HE; Skinner HA. (1989) 'Diagnostic validity of the Drug Abuse Screening Test in the assessment of DSM-III drug disorders', British Journal of Addiction 84(3): 301-307.