Withdrawal From Substance Disorder

Resources for Patients and Caregivers

Physical and mental symptoms that occur after stopping or reducing intake of a drug.
The characteristics of withdrawal depend on what drug is being discontinued.
Symptoms may include anxiety, fatigue, sweating, vomiting, depression, seizures, and hallucinations.
Treatment includes supportive care as well as medications to address symptoms and prevent complications.

 

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Wiki Number: 57-Withdrawal from Substance Disorder
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Resources for Physicians, Counselors and Researchers

4 CURRENT ARTICLES
FROM PUBMED

The world-wide medical research
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