Withdrawal from drugs can prove just as frightening as withdrawal from alcohol. After repeated use, Illicit substances and prescription medications wreak havoc on a person’s body. When someone stops using the drugs that they have become dependent upon it is vital that they have appropriate supervision..
Miramar provides medically supervised detox from opioids, amphetamines, heroin, cocaine, methamphetamines, benzodiazepines, stimulants, barbiturates, and other prescription medications.
Depending on the type of drug, or drugs, that someone is detoxing from, they may experience a wide range of physical and psychological withdrawal symptoms. In some cases, medication-assisted treatment may be necessary in order to safely overcome the the symptoms of withdrawal. Our staff psychiatrists can help you focus on recovery by prescribing medications that can ease you off of harder drugs without the temptation of relapse or abuse.