Painkiller Addiction - Recovery Unplugged Texas

Painkiller Addiction

A Widespread and Lethal Epidemic

Prescription painkiller or “opioid” addiction has skyrocketed over the last decade, killing thousands in the process. Prescription painkiller addiction affects all age groups and economic classes. Rich or poor, old or young, Americans are consuming painkillers at a terrifying rate. There were 19,000 prescription overdose deaths in 2014. Recovery Unplugged Texas is committed to providing comprehensive treatment for prescription painkiller addiction. OxyContin, Vicodin and Percocet are three of the most commonly abused brand-name prescription opioid medications. Call our Texas painkiller rehab facility to start healing.

Signs of Painkiller Addiction

Some of the more common signs of painkiller addiction include, but are not limited to:

  • Doctor-Shopping (Going to More than One Physician to Get Multiple Prescriptions)
  • Clock Watching – Anticipating Doses
  • Extreme Changes in Mood
  • Changes in Sleeping Patterns
  • Legal or Financial Troubles
  • Loss of Interest in Career and Social Life
  • Extreme Risk-Taking Behaviors

Loved ones are often the first to recognize these signs. If you notice these changes in someone you care about, get help immediately before abuse turns to addiction.

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Painkiller Withdrawal Symptoms

For many people, the fear of the pain of withdrawal is actually greater than the fear of quitting the drugs. Prescription painkillers cause dependency in a very short time.

Withdrawal symptoms can include:

  • Flu-like Symptoms
  • Changes in Body Temperature
  • Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea
  • Tremors or shakingGray Section
  • Extreme Sweating
  • Anxiety
  • Moodiness
  • Achiness
  • Trouble Sleeping
  • Poor Appetite
  • Confusion
  • Headaches

Our doctors can help mitigate these symptoms at our Texas painkiller rehab facility. You don’t have to quit “cold turkey” and suffer needlessly. There are medical detox options and medication-assisted programs to help manage withdrawal and make you as comfortable as possible. Medications like Suboxone® and Vivitrol® can help users manage and overcome their withdrawal and cravings.

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You don’t have to let painkiller destroy your life or your future. Whether you’ve started misusing a legitimate supply or out of sheer curiosity, the time to get help is now. Recovery Unplugged Texas is prepared to help you overcome painkiller addiction today. Call us at (855) 384-6340 to start your healing journey.