Pain Pill Withdrawal: Symptoms and Detoxification

Some of the prescribed pain medications are also known as narcotics or opioids. Names called for these drugs include morphine (brand names Avinza, Duramorph, etc.), tramadol, oxycodone (brand names Percocet, OxyContin, etc.), hydrocodone (brand names Vicodin, Lortab, etc.) and fentanyl (brand names Duragesic, Actiq, Fentora, etc.), among others. All opioid drugs have the strong ability to become addictive, even when these opioids taken under a doctor’s supervision. Addiction to painkillers becomes apparent when the drugs no longer have the desired effect at low doses. Thus, higher doses are required in…

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Painkiller Addiction Worst to all the Drugs

Drugs you get from outside like cocaine may be less harmful than drugs that are sometimes prescribed by doctors, according to a recent survey. Researchers have found that prescribed painkillers result to more illnesses and death worldwide than marijuana, cocaine or heroin and as per experts report;problem is particularly growing in the United States. About 15 million people all over the world are addicted to opioid painkillers, like Vicodin and OxyContin, as compared to 13 million people who are addicted to marijuana. Some addiction specialist said that the records are not surprising,…

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