Like anything else in recovery, the cost of treatment is determined by any number of variables. The first step for the patient is to get a substance abuse evaluation to get a scope of what treatment will be required. Such evaluations are available at rehab facilities and through third parties as well. While some are available for free (especially if you’re getting them at a facility you’re considering using) there are some that can run upwards of $200.
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Treatment Info by Substance
They are substances that come from barbituric acid. They are a depressant which affects the central nervous system in a number of ways. The majority of medications that can be classified as barbiturates fall under the prescription category.
Opioid abuse is one of the most common causes of drug addiction. Withdrawals effects are often considered to be some of the worst around. Opioids are typically used as a painkiller, and they can have both short and long-term effects on the mind and body making them difficult to overcome.
Alcohol is classified as a legal depressant and a sedative-hypnotic drug. It effects every organ in the body and excessive use can cause respiratory depression, drowsiness, coma, and death.
One of the most commonly used drugs, Marijauna can have negative long term effects, especially for those that begin its use as a teenager.
These are psychoactive drugs that include PCP LSD, Ketamine, Mushrooms, Mescaline, DMT and GHB. While not as highly addictive as other substances, they are often abused.
Ecstasy or Molly
MDMA is a synthetic drug that alters the awareness of objects and a persons perception of conditions. It is similar to a stimulant and an hallucinogen.
One of the most dangerous drugs on the market, Meth takes an extreme toll on the body and mind.
Highly addictive, it produces a sense of euphoria and boosts energy. Nearly 1,800 people try coke for the first time each day.
A powerful opioid, Heroin is highly addictive and can become a habit after just a few uses. It’s extremely dangerous and has a high overdose rate.
You’re stuck, overwhelmed, and tired, and you need help finding your way forward.