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What Can You Expect From Withdrawal During Your Heroin Detox?


Deciding to get help for a heroin problem is a difficult decision. It is a decision that comes with the knowledge that you will have to go through detox. When you are deciding where you want to go, you need to know what you can expect from withdrawal during your heroin detox. Even though every person is different, and every detox is different, there are certain commonalities among them. There are things that you are sure to experience if you go through detox. Many of them will be unpleasant, but you can get through it with support and medical attention. […]

What Medications Help With Pain During a Heroin Detox?


One dose of heroin is enough to get a person addicted for life. Heroin is notoriously dangerous and is known to cause severe brain damage. Studies show that the damage from heroin on the brain can be compared to the early stages of Alzheimer’s. The drug eats at the brain causing it to go through a slow process painful deterioration. Damage to the brain affects every other aspect of the body. It leads to painful symptoms in other areas. Heroin addicts generally become weak and suffer from spastic attacks. They are also commonly stricken with violent hand tremors. Protein levels […]