Alcohol and tranquilizers produce the most dangerous physical withdrawal. Suddenly stopping alcohol or tranquilizers can lead to seizures, strokes, or heart attacks in high risk patients. A medically supervised detox can minimize your withdrawal symptoms and reduce the risk of dangerous complications.What does drug withdrawal feel like?
Withdrawal symptoms may begin within five hours and can continue for days or even weeks. People who are going through alcohol withdrawal may also have fevers, hallucinations, heavy sweats and tremors. Alcohol withdrawal should be supervised by a doctor to ensure the safest outcome for the client.What drugs are used for drug withdrawal?
Opioids: Methadone (Dolophine®, Methadose®), buprenorphine (Suboxone®, Subutex®, Probuphine® , Sublocade™), and naltrexone (Vivitrol®) are used to treat opioid addiction. Acting on the same targets in the brain as heroin and morphine, methadone and buprenorphine suppress withdrawal symptoms and relieve cravings.What is the worst drug withdrawal?
Without proper medical attention, detox from benzodiazepines can be fatal. It makes #1 in our list of worst drug withdrawals because it is one of the hardest prescription drugs to quit, the detoxification process can kill you, and relapse rates are high due to the severity of withdrawal symptoms.