What Happens in a Medical Detox for Opiate Drugs?

What Happens in a Medical Detox for Opiate Drugs?

What to Expect in Medical Detox for Opioid Addiction Opioids, classified as schedule II narcotics, are a highly addictive and habit-forming controlled substance often prescribed to patients struggling with mild, moderate, or severe pain. The non-synthetic narcotic is derived from the poppy...
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03/29 2021
What to Expect During Medical Detox for Alcohol Addiction

What to Expect During Medical Detox for Alcohol Addiction

Understanding What Happens in Medical Detox for Alcoholism Alcoholics have many issues to fear, from the danger of drunk driving arrests and bar fights to the risk of job loss and financial problems. But in many ways, the fear of withdrawal represents...
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03/26 2021
Drugs That Require Medical Detox

Drugs That Require Medical Detox

Which Drugs Require Professional Medical Detox? Addicts face many challenges as they walk the road to recovery, but none are as complicated as the physical withdrawal symptoms some substances create. Once physical dependency sets in, getting clean will require a course of...
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03/25 2021
The Importance of Medical Detox for Fentanyl Addiction

The Importance of Medical Detox for Fentanyl Addiction

Detoxing From Fentanyl in the Safest and Most Comfortable Way Fentanyl is one of the most addictive and dangerous substances on the planet, able to take down a full-grown elephant and equally able to kill a 200-pound addict the first time it’s...
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03/08 2021
Stages of Alcohol Detox: What to Expect

Stages of Alcohol Detox: What to Expect

The Importance of Alcohol Detox Whether it’s a genetic trait, an attempt to cope with stress, socio-cultural influence, or something else, some people suffer alcohol use disorder and even severe dependency when consuming alcohol. For many, by the time they recognize the...
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11/23 2020
Drugs That Require a Medical Detox

Drugs That Require a Medical Detox

What Is Medically Assisted Detox? When patients are admitted into treatment for alcohol or drug addiction, they will typically have to go through a period of medication-assisted detox. This treatment encompasses the first step in the overall recovery process and addresses the...
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09/11 2020
Suboxone vs. Methadone: How do They Compare?

Suboxone vs. Methadone: How do They Compare?

Why Medically Assisted Treatment Can Work for You With an opioid epidemic sweeping the U.S., the need for unique and effective treatment has become more critical than ever before. With more treatment options also now available as a result, modern alternatives are...
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08/27 2020
Common Impurities Found in Cocaine

Common Impurities Found in Cocaine

Cocaine Often Contains Additives It is fairly rare to find cocaine that is not ‘cut’ with additives. Those who deal cocaine want to make a profit and the more they add to cocaine to increase the quantity, the more product they can...
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02/12 2019