When opioids or opiates are abused in any form, whether they’re swallowed, snorted, smoked or injected, its effects are euphoric and addictive. Over time once a tolerance and dependence are developed, it starts a downward spiral into heavier, and more frequent use to be able to function normally. Opioid and opiate addiction treatment offers you, or your loved one the time to focus on the underlying issues that attribute to opioid addiction and begin the path to recovery. GH Recovery Solutions can also help you through withdrawal to help reduce cravings for opiates and opioids. Withdrawal and relapse often go hand in hand due to the severity of withdrawal; we’re here for you. We’ll make sure that you get through them and can focus solely on treatment.
Identifying opiate and opioid addiction can be the difference between treatment and an overdose. While many opioids and opiates have similar side effects, knowing them can help you to recognize what is going on and get help for yourself or a loved one.