What are the Detox Side Effects of Xanax?

What are the Detox Side Effects of Xanax?

Xanax, also called alprazolam, is a benzodiazepine medication prescribed by doctors for short-term management of anxiety or sleep disorders. Xanax produces calming effects by suppressing the inhibitory receptors in the brain and central nervous system to decrease abnormal excitement in the brain which leads to anxiety. The drug has addictive properties if taken in large Read More…

Symptoms of Heroin Detox

Heroin Withdrawal Symptoms and Detox

Heroin is a highly addictive drug which can have lifelong, negative consequences. When heroin exits the system, an individual experiences severe withdrawal symptoms, which vary in terms of intensity and duration depending on many factors. Learn what to expect during withdrawal and how to seek help for a heroin detox. Effects of Withdrawal When heroin Read More…

How to Treat Percocet Addiction

How to Treat Percocet Addiction

  Percocet is the brand name for a drug containing oxycodone mixed with acetaminophen, prescribed to treat pain. Sometimes people use the drug for recreational reasons. Whether abused or used for pain relief, withdrawal occurs when you stop taking Percocet after a period of daily use for more than 3-4 weeks. Learn more about Percocet Read More…