Opiate / Heroin Detox outpatient

Opiate Dependency More often than not, painkiller addiction is accidental. Many individuals who are involved in accidents, sustain bodily injuries, or have pain related issues will be prescribed highly addictive pain medications by a doctor without realizing that prolonged use can lead to severe opiate addiction. The most common pain medications prescribed are:

  • Hydrocodone (Vicodin, Norco, Lortab)
  • Oxycodone (OxyContin)
  • Hydromorphone (Dilaudid)
  • Oxymorphone (Opana)
  • Morphine

 Opiate Dependency signs and symptoms Long term use of opiate painkillers creates physical dependency, and when you stop taking your medication, you will likely experience incredibly uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms.

Symptoms of opiate withdrawal include:

  • Fever and flu-like symptoms
  • Stomach cramps
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Agitation and anxiety
  • Body tremors
  • Chronic depression

Benzodiazepine Detox

 Benzodiazepine Dependency The effects of discontinuing benzodiazepine use without medical supervision range from “feeling miserable” to life-threatening seizures and convulsions. Most people begin using Benzodiazepine under the guidance of a medical professional for anxiety or another disorder. Our medically supervised dependency protocol allows clients to receive treatment for underlying co-occurring disorders without suffering from the physical symptoms at the same time. 

Benzodiazepine Dependency signs and symptoms

Benzodiazepines belong to the prescription sedative class of drugs. Although benzodiazepines have a calming effect, they are highly addictive, and a person who abuses them faces a host of symptoms. Some of the physical, psychological, and behavioral symptoms of benzodiazepine abuse include:

  • Weakness
  • Blurred vision
  • Drowsiness
  • Poor judgment or thinking
  • Doctor shopping
  • Asking friends, family, colleagues, and/or classmates for their benzodiazepine pills
  • Wanting to cut back on the volume of abuse but not being able to do so
  • Mood changes
  • Risk-taking behaviors, such as driving after abusing benzodiazepines
  • Combining benzodiazepines with alcohol or other drugs

Alcohol Detox

Alcohol Dependency If you drink frequently, heavily, or have a history of alcohol abuse then you will likely experience some type of withdrawal. Not everyone who drinks to excess will experience the most serious effects of alcohol withdraw. Factors such as age, gender, and physical health determine the length and severity of withdrawal. Alcohol withdraw can be extremely painful and mentally traumatic. In general, many people remain heavy drinkers for fear of withdraw. Utilizing a treatment center, significantly reduces overall physical and mental withdraw symptoms. 


Alcohol Dependency Signs and Symptoms 

In due time, alcohol withdrawal can cause intense and dangerous effects for heavy drinkers. To list, some of the most common symptoms include:

  • Anxiety
  • Nausea
  • Shakiness
  • Seizures
  • Delirium tremens (DT’s)
  • Hallucinations
  • Confusion
  • Rapid heart beat
  • Fever