Stimulant Detox

Stimulant Detox

Stimulant detox includes all drugs (legal or illegal) that increase blood pressure, heart rate, blood glucose and respiration. If taken alone (no other drugs or alcohol) withdrawal is rarely life- threatening. However, methods of ingesting stimulants can produce complications that intensify withdrawal symptoms. Health problems associated with injecting stimulants include:

  • Hepatitis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Lung Infections
  • Wound abscesses
  • Sepsis
  • Renal infarction

If stimulants are sniffed, a client may develop:

  • Sinusitis
  • Loss of smell
  • Congestion
  • Atrophy of nasal mucosa
  • Nosebleeds
  • Perforation of nasal septum
  • Problems swallowing
  • Throat ailments, cough, black sputum

Some of the withdrawal symptoms from stimulants include:

  • Intense anxiety
  • Lack of sleep
  • Rapid eye movement
  • Loss of physical and mental energy
  • Jerky movements
  • Depression or suicidal ideation

Detox Boca physicians can monitor withdrawal symptoms making clients comfortable as they prepare to follow detox with treatment. Best Florida Detox is affiliated with Treatment Alternatives a fully licensed, multidisciplinary dual diagnosis substance abuse addiction facility. Housing for detox and treatment can be arranged if needed. There are no more excuses left stopping you from getting your life back. Call 800-598-3386.

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