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Suboxone Rehab in South Florida | Buprenorphine Addiction

Buprenorphine (Suboxone) has been called a miracle drug for some users to ween themselves off of harder opiates like heroin or OxyContin. But it does have its setbacks, and does have physically addicting properties. Our Suboxone rehab in South Florida is equipped to help individuals overcome this dependence and live a healthy, clean life. What…

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Xanax Addiction Help – Withdrawal Symptoms

Xanax Addiction Help – Withdrawal Symptoms Daily benzodiazepine use and abuse can also result in an addiction to benzos. Benzodiazepine withdrawal symptoms can be extremely severe, as well as potentially deadly and can often last longer than those of other drugs, such as opiates. Detoxing from benzos is more difficult than detoxing from heroin, and…

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Florida Xanax Rehab | Overcoming a Xanax Addiction

Overcoming a Xanax Addiction Xanax is a highly addictive prescription drug that can be very difficult to stop using without proper help. Keep reading to learn how our Florida Xanax rehab guides individuals through this grueling process. What is Xanax? Xanax is a benzodiazepine prescribed for treating panic disorder and anxiety. It is also an…

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Suboxone for Heroin Addiction

Suboxone for Heroin Addiction In 2002, the FDA approved the use of the Suboxone for heroin addiction. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone. Buprenorphine has numerous advantages over methadone and naltrexone. As a medication-assisted treatment, it suppresses withdrawal symptoms and cravings for opioids, does not cause euphoria in the opioid-dependent patient, and it blocks…

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Heroin Detox Medications

Heroin Detox Medications The U.S. Food and Drug administration approved buprenorphine (branded drugs include Suboxone and Subutex) as heroin detox medications for the use of opioid withdrawal and as a maintenance therapy. Learn More: Introduction to the Heroin Detox Process How do heroin detox medications work? In terms of the withdrawal process, these medications are…

How to Address an Oxycodone Addiction

How to Address an Oxycodone Addiction In this segment, we are going to discuss oxycodone addiction, how the drug affects the human body, and the various types of treatments that are available to those who may have found themselves physically dependent on the medication. Learn More: Overcome Oxycodone Addiction What is Oxycodone? Oxycodone is an…

Seeking Treatment for Oxycodone Addiction

Seeking Treatment for Oxycodone Addiction Many Americans have developed an oxycodone addiction – or at bare minimum, a dependency, on the prescription pain medication. If you think you or a loved one may be struggling with oxycodone addiction, read on to help in determining what the best course of action may be in order to…

What are benzos and are they addictive?

What are benzos and are they addictive? Benzodiazepines, also referred to as benzos, are a class of agents that work on the central nervous system, acting selectively on gamma-aminobutyric acid-A (GABA-A) receptors in the brain. GABA is a neurotransmitter that inhibits or reduces the activity of nerve cells (neurons) within the brain. Benzodiazepines open GABA-activated…

Drug Overdose Deaths Hit Record Numbers (Data Provided)

Drug Overdose Deaths Hit Record Numbers (for full data, see attachment at end of article) Drug overdose deaths have continued with a steady increase in recent years, while the opioid crisis shifts from taking lives with painkillers like oxycodone to more lethal compounds like heroin and fentanyl, new data show. Overall, the rate of fatal…

Detox medications for opiate withdrawal

Detox medications for opiate withdrawal After the extensive or heavy abuse of opioids like heroin, Percocet, Oxycodone, and Vicodin, stopping that usage can result in a period of opiate withdrawal. These symptoms. especially those associated with heroin withdrawal, can make the simplest daily functions become extremely uncomfortable. Taking opiate withdrawal medication can help reduce these painful symptoms significantly.…