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Doctor insights on: Cocaine Withdrawal In Children

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How difficult is going through cocaine withdrawal?

How difficult is going through cocaine withdrawal?

VERY!: Any withdrawal is very difficult! You should be in a rehab facility at least! As they are professionals trained to guide patients through the arduous process. ...Read more

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Cocaine Withdrawal (Definition)

Occurs when someone who has used a lot of cocaine cuts down or ...Read more


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Can someone tell me the symptoms of cocaine withdrawal?

Depression: The major symptom of Cocaine withdrawal is depression (sometimes called the crash). ...Read more

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What can I take during cocaine withdrawal to help make it better?

What can I take during cocaine withdrawal to help make it better?

Cocaine withdrawal: Best to take yourself to a rehab doctor specialist. This is a dangerous situation and you need professional help. Do not try to do this without professional support. ...Read more

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Is rage a common side effect of cocaine withdrawal?

Is rage a common side effect of cocaine withdrawal?

Cocaine use: Can lead to fits of rage. Cocaine withdrawal has been associated with marked mood swings, depression, paranoia, irritability & anxiety. ...Read more

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How are cocaine and heroin withdrawal different?

How are cocaine and heroin withdrawal different?

Differences: Cocaine results in irritability, depression, anxiety. Heroin withdrawal results in anxiety, restlessness, diarrhea, muscle aches, and flu like symptoms. ...Read more

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Considering adopting a baby exposed to cocaine, heroin and methadone. What are the worst case scenarios from these exposures, besides withdrawals?

Considering adopting a baby exposed to cocaine, heroin and methadone. What are the worst case scenarios from these exposures, besides withdrawals?

Congratulations: On considering helping this child. Any parenting brings w/it a future of unknowns. The risk of negatives increases w/a history such as the one you mention. This child MAY be at risk for more behavioral and mood problems than children w/out this history. Here is a link
http://www. Cbsnews. Com/news/moms-meth-use-during-pregnancy-causes-kids-behavioral-problems/
Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is it possible for cocaine to stop opiate withdrawal?

No: Using Cocaine will just cause more problems and not relieve opiate withrawal. ...Read more

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A study done showing cocaine can reduce opiate withdrawal significantly. Can you tell me more about this?

Both addictions: Both are medications with extreme abuse potential, and using Cocaine for opiate withdrawal merely creates a Cocaine and opiate addict. Cocaine is not used clinically for opiate withdrawal. ...Read more

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What are the withdrawal symptoms from crack cocaine addiction?

What are the withdrawal symptoms from crack cocaine addiction?

Crack withdrawal: Involves depression, irritability, extreme fatigue, anxiety, intense craving for the substance and even paychosis. ...Read more

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What withdrawal symptoms are more extreme - in heroin, crack cocaine or alcohol, in order?

What withdrawal symptoms are more extreme - in heroin, crack cocaine or alcohol, in order?

Too subjective to do: People's reports of 'withdrawal' vs. Objective measurements (vital signs) - what a mess.
Heroin withdrawal is very painful/achy and people hate it- but it doesn't 'kill'. Yet a sudden withdrawal from alcohol could cause memory loss and seizures - far worse in my opinion. Depending on what you call extreme, I would say alcohol! ...Read more

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Is there a way to avoid cocaine withdrawl symptoms?

Two ways.: Keep using it and die young or never use it again so you can't suffer withdrawal. ...Read more

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Is there tapering off procedure when stopping 6 mg of Prozac (fluoxetine) in Children if he took it for 3 weeks only. Any withdrawal symptoms?

Is there tapering off procedure when stopping 6 mg of Prozac (fluoxetine) in Children if he took it for 3 weeks only. Any withdrawal symptoms?

Usually: Usually SSRI anti-depressant meds such as Prozac (fluoxetine) should be tapered gradually unless there are severe side effects. Stopping suddenly may cause an increase in anxiety, depression, and other sx. Talk with your doctor about the exact timing of the tapering. ...Read more

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How long should l be expecting withdrawals from quitting caffeine?

How long should l be expecting withdrawals from quitting caffeine?

Caffeine withdrawal: Withdrawal symptoms from caffeine withdrawal may last as long as several weeks, with headaches and irritability. ...Read more

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I have had 4 back surgeries 3 on l-4 l-5 and one on c-4-7. I have been on pain meds for 3 yrs. What kind of withdrawal will I go through and what can I do to alleviate the symptoms of the withdrawal?

More info needed: You are wise to be concerned about withdrawal effects when on chronic pain medications. However, specific concerns and specific advise will depend on which pain medication or medications you are taking, as well as dosage and frequency. Best to see a physician who specializes in pain management. ...Read more

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Is withdrawal bleeding from taking e c p brown in color?

Is withdrawal bleeding from taking e c p brown in color?

Not necessarily: Withdrawal bleeding or early pregnancy bleeding can be brown or red in color. If it has been 3 weeks since you took the ECP, then please do a pregnancy test if you have not gotten a normal period. ...Read more

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Can I try cocaine?

No: Cocaine may kill you or you may become an addict. Cocaine can ^ heart rate, ^ blood pressure, ^ temperature, v appetite, cause nausea, abdominal pain, nausea & constriction of blood vessels. It can also lead to heart attacks or strokes. ...Read more

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How can I kick cocaine?

Professional rehab: Cocaine is difficult to stop. The best way is to get into a rehab program. ...Read more

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How do I fix a cocaine problem?

Mutual support helps: You might consider attending a meeting of Cocaine anonymous. ...Read more

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