Opiate withdrawal refers to the wide range of symptoms that occur after stopping or dramatically reducing opiate drugs after heavy and prolonged use (several weeks or more).
Opiate drugs include heroin, morphine, codeine, Oxycontin, Dilaudid, methadone, and others.
Withdrawal from opioids; Dopesickness
About 9% of the population is believed to misuse opiates over the course of their lifetime,...Read more
Full Question:I suffer from Fibromyalgia as well as severe Migraines. After running the gauntlet of remedies the Dr. put me on OxyContin... Read more »
You have the right to effective pain management. In fact, two years ago, the International Pain Summit in Montréal declared that it is a... Read more »
Full Question: There has been a lot of news lately about medication overuse headaches (MOH) that may be linked to those of us who have... Read more »
Opioid medications have a natural property that causes physical dependence. Other medications used to treat high blood pressure,... Read more »