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Medicine For 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
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
Considering adopting a baby exposed to cocaine, heroin and methadone. What are the worst case scenarios from these exposures, besides withdrawals?
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
Peace and good health. ...Read more
No : Using Cocaine will just cause more problems and not relieve opiate withrawal. ...Read more
A study done showing cocaine can reduce opiate withdrawal significantly. Can you tell me more about this?
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
Two ways.: Keep using it and die young or never use it again so you can't suffer withdrawal. ...Read more
Extremely difficult : It is a highly addictive drug which ruins countless lives daily. Despite billions of dollars spent on the war on drug, the demand remains high, reason being that the drug is addictive and hard to stop. ...Read more
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It's a complicated answer as the drug, person, what you mean by wtihdrawal all factor into it.
1-2 weeks is a pretty safe answer.
but this answers that completely with narcotics ...Read more
Most likely...: Most likely not. Depending on how heavy use, and other personal factors, besides of course what methods of detection are used. The best way to achieve a clean tox screen is to get clean. Do not use drugs, get detox if needed (call na hotline or 1855 detox 00, or ask your dr). Good luck. ...Read more
Very Unsafe.: Both Cocaine and ecstasy can stimulate. Too much ecstasy can cause palpitations, chest pain, heart attack, heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, stroke, be toxic to the heart, angina pectoris, destruction of blood vesselscoma, organ failure, coma and death. I wouldn't add Cocaine to that mix. All of these drugs are dangerous - in combination even worse! ...Read more
Baby Drug Withdrawal:
Refers to infant withdrawing from mother's drugs . Neonatal abstinence syndrome refers to the group of behaviors associated with exposure to mother 's drugs while in utero.
Here is a useful article:
http://www.stanfordchildrens.org/en/topic/default?id=neonatal-abstinence-syndrome-90-P02387 ...Read more
No: Withdrawal from medications/drugs/substances results from stopping it after you have taken it long enough for your body to acknowledge that it is no longer receiving it. Different drug characteristics cause for a different required amount of time & different time frame when to expect onset and ending of withdrawal. Sporadic use often doesn't result in withdrawal; everyone doesn't withdraw the same. ...Read more
They've always been: There were actually a greater proportion of our population using opiates and Cocaine at the turn of the 20th century (the late 19th century and early 20th) than there are now. Actually, these drugs are much less expensive than they used to be, with heroin being available for as little as $3 a bag (about 20 mg/heroin) and Cocaine at $25/gram. Abuse of prescription opiates has increased heroin use. ...Read more
Longer.: I use Tranzene.Get a more detailed answer ›
IT WILL BE DETECTED: The Cocaine will be detected.Get a more detailed answer ›
The withdrawal : Symptoms vary among individuals depending upon the duration of drug intake, medication dose, your physical structure, the condition of your liver and kidneys which metabolizes and excretes the drug, interaction with other meds etc. Hope everything is fine! ...Read more
Can a use of cocaine or any illegal drugs before 18 cause body mental development croissance problem?
Illegal drugs: at any age can cause physical and mental problems. The younger the developing central nervous system (brain and spinal column) the more at risk one can be. Best to avoid them all and look to healthy ways to cope and recover such as exercise, good diet, positive outlook. 12 step programs help many folks. Peace and good health. ...Read more