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Should Heroin Detox Drugs Be Used for Addiction Treatment?

There are many factors involved in determining whether heroin detox drugs are appropriate for your addiction treatment. There are also differing healthcare professionals’ opinions regarding the use of these drugs. Many people fear developing a secondary addiction to detox drugs, causing more problems in your life. There are also side effects to consider, as with…

Can I Really Get Clean If I Do Opiate Detox Without Suboxone?

Opiate Detox Without Suboxone

Anyone dealing with an opiate addiction understands the difficulties of withdrawal. Withdrawal symptoms can include painful body aches, a rapid heartbeat, high blood pressure, and severe anxiety.  There are few things that can ease the pain over that initial period of opiate withdrawal. An opiate detox without Suboxone may be preferred by some patients. However, this medication…

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How to Detox from Opiates

Opiates are at least as prevalent as alcohol in terms of a substance that is easy to get and quite addictive. Certain prescription painkillers are part of the opiate class of drugs and they are very difficult to withdraw from by yourself. If you or a loved one is struggling with addiction to opiates, you…