Category Archives: Opioid Detox

Those who are suffering from opioid abuse may need to consider an opioid detox program. It’s important to get professional help when trying to end substance abuse. Through a detox program here at Coastal Detox, our clients can safely overcome drug use. 

This blog category contains blog posts that discuss opioid and opiate abuse, addiction, and recovery. So, those who are looking for information regarding these topics can find help here. 

Whether a person is dependent on illicit drugs like heroin or prescription opioids, we can help. Our mission is to assist people in ending substance abuse and find total freedom. This is why our team offers compassion and understanding to each client. We understand that everyone is different and has specific needs. So, we work to address each of these needs throughout the detox and treatment processes. 

You don’t have to continue suffering alone. We are here to help you break free from substance dependence. You deserve to live a fulfilling and healthy life. Allow us to help you do so through our opioid detox program!

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The Dangers of Using Imodium AD For Opioid Detox

America’s opioid crisis has been increasing and is expected to continue doing so over the next coming years. Around 2 million Americans today are addicted to opioids and close to 400,000 have died from opioid overdose in the past few decades.  While there is no one drug to blame for

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What Happens During Heroin Recovery?

Recovering from an addiction can be a scary thing. There are so many unknowns that an addict has to look in the eye and overcome. That’s why it’s so important to get good information about addiction recovery into the hands of addicts. It might make the process of deciding to


5 Warning Signs of Morphine Abuse

Over 130 people die due to opioid overdose every day.  While we hear a lot about heroin overdoses, morphine abuse occurs just as often. If you’re concerned about a friend or family member using morphine, recognizing the signs of drug addiction can help. Here are the common signs of morphine abuse to look out


5 Warning Signs of Opiate Addiction

“And now my beauties, something with poison in it I think, with poison in it, but attractive to the eye and soothing to the smell . . . poppies, poppies, poppies will put them to sleep.” – The Wicked Witch of the West, The Wizard of Oz (1939) Many of us have our

Inside Heroin Treatment: What It Takes To Recover From Heroin Addiction

Heroin is one of the most addictive substances out there. Not only is overdosing common, but it can be challenging to get off as well. When you try to quit heroin, you can suffer from some uncomfortable and distressing withdrawal symptoms. These symptoms are often so difficult to manage that you’ll be tempted


Epidemic Of America: What You Should Know About The Opioid Public Health Emergency

Whether you’re involved in the health care industry or not, you may have heard of the opioid addiction crisis in the United States. States like West Virginia, Mississippi, and Georgia, in particular, have seen record highs of drug overdose deaths related to opiates. And in 2017, the president declared a

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Heroin Cuts and Blends: What’s Really in Florida’s Drug Supply?

Heroin and other opiates are currently a big problem in Florida. While some opiates are prescribed as pain relievers, it can be a slippery slope when it comes to drug abuse and addiction. In this article, we discuss what’s in Florida’s drug supply; in particular, the heroin cuts and blends. What Is Heroin?

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The Dangerous New “Super Pill”: What to Know About the Latest, Deadly Drug Being Sold On the Streets

It sounds like the beginning of a horror movie: a pill, not even more than five dollars, 100 times stronger and more deadly than morphine. Unfortunately, this isn’t the plot of a movie. It’s real life and real danger. The so-called ‘super pill’ is a drug that’s made its way into the

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How to Taper Off: 7 Tips for Avoiding Oxycodone Withdrawal Symptoms

According to the CDC, each day, there are 130 deaths from an opioid overdose in the United States. This epidemic has touched nearly every person in America, leaving a trail of misery and loss in its wake. A commonly abused opioid is oxycodone, which is the generic name for the brand

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Dangerous Opiates: List of Commonly Abused Prescription Opioids

It’s no secret that there’s an opiate addiction problem in the United States today. Many people don’t realize the seriousness of the problem, though. Did you know, for example, that more than 130 people die every day from an opiate overdose? While some people overdose on illegal opiates like heroin, many people