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Regular Opiate intake can lead to physical as well as mental deterioration of an individual. If some pain killers or over-the-counter analgesics are used on a regular basis to relieve the body pain they can have adverse effects on the body leading to several complications. Scientifically detox is a “dietary regimen” or an attempt to “detoxify” to get rid of all the toxics substances from the body. Rapid opiate detox involves a process where in the harmful opiates are removed from the body in a systematic manner. The “opiate detox” that is on carried without medical assistance can lead to further complications in the body.
The process of “rapid opiate detox” is generally carried on in controlled environment under proper medical guidance. The rapid opiate detox is also commonly known as the ultra rapid opiate detox. The detoxification is carried on with the help of intubations for six hours. The patient is administered with various types of medicines that accelerate his/her metabolism generally under anesthesia. This results in the rapid withdrawal process lasts for nearly 4 to 6 hours. There are several different methods that can be used for the rapid detoxification, one of which is the “Waismann method”, which is very popular.
Opiate addiction is very difficult to treat, but there are several institutions like the treatment centers, that can help these people with “rapid opiate detox”. These institutions provide proper medical care and also help patients lead independent lives sans their dependency on the opiate drugs.
New approaches for treating and preventing drug addiction range from low-tech – regular exercise – to high-tech such as experimental vaccines aimed at helping to prevent former drug users from relapsing. Nora Volkow, director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, is just as excited about both options. Of the two, though, exercise will probably….
Treatment centers provide a number of different treatment programs but not all programs will be effective for all people. Recognizing a good treatment program begins with an understanding of what a treatment program will (and will not) be able to do for you. The road to sobriety begins with the unique needs of each patient….
Sorry to break the news but you may have a problem with alcohol. Even if you’re pretty sure you’re not an alcoholic you’d better think again about your drinking if you answer Yes to just one of the following questions. Do you ever worry that you tend to drink too much? Have any of your friends….
Alcoholism during pregnancy has never been encouraged by doctors worldwide but now there are more reasons to this. A new study has established that Alcohol consumption during pregnancy poses threat to the new born in the form of epilepsy. The study reiterates the fact that women during pregnancy should keep away from alcohol and lead….
Before you take your next drink or smoke that cigarette, consider this: alcohol and tobacco are among the top causes of preventable deaths in the United States. It’s not surprising that these substances are often used together. In fact, the results of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism’s 2001-2002 National Epidemiologic Survey on….