Hydrocodone is a painkiller that is effective in relieving severe pain. Unfortunately it is a painkiller that can also become habit forming. Hydrocodone is abused more than any other opioid in the United States.
The truth is, prescription drugs are usually safe if used as prescribed. They only become addictive when abused. Hydrocodone addiction is possible if a person takes too much at one time, takes the dose more often than prescribed, or continues to use when they were supposed to stop.
Addiction to hydrocodone can lead to health complications, relationship issues, employment concerns and negatively affect other aspects of your life.
Taking too much hydrocodone can lead to many negative side effects that may include:
If you or a loved one has been struggling with an addiction to hydrocodone, you may have come to the decision that it is time to seek help for a hydrocodone addiction treatment plan. The treatment process for hydrocodone addiction at 2nd Chance Treatment is generally two-fold: a medication-based approach and behavioral therapy. We are currently serving patients in the Phoenix, Mesa, Glendale, Chandler, Gilbert and Scottsdale areas.
If stopping use completely, hydrocodone withdrawal symptoms may include:
If you are facing an addiction to hydrocodone, looking for help can be overwhelming. The detoxification process is controlled and supervised by a medical professional through various ways.
Hydrocodone addiction treatment includes both psychological and medical methods, and they both depend on the severity of the withdrawal symptoms. 2nd Chance Treatment Center offers hydrocodone addiction treatment to patients in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Gilbert, Glendale, Chandler and surrounding cities in the Phoenix-metropolitan area. Treatment for opioid dependence focuses on:
Schedule an appointment today for hydrocodone addiction treatment today.