The First Step to Recovery from Benzodiazepines
Benzodiazepines or “benzos” are a group of prescription sedatives. Commonly sold under the brand names Xanax, Valium, Klonopin, Ativan and more, benzos have proven to be powerful tools against anxiety, insomnia and other sleep disorders. The have also proven to be addictive and extremely dangerous, particularly when mixed with alcohol. Benzo abuse is one of the most common addiction threats across the globe. Although the United States has been battling an epidemic of prescription pain medication, Xanax is actually the most commonly abused prescription medication in the world. As the number of addiction cases continues to increase, so does the need for quality, safe and reliable benzo detox.
"CLIENTS ARE ABLE TO USE MUSIC AS A CATALYST TO BREAK DOWN THE BARRIERS THEY BUILD THROUGHOUT THEIR LIVES AND THEIR ADDICTIONS."
Benzo Withdrawal Symptoms
Benzo abuse and addiction yield a variety of physical and psychological symptoms. The exact symptoms of each patient’s withdrawal period will vary based on their history of abuse and the presence of other drugs in their system; however, common benzo withdrawal symptoms include:
- Mild to Severe Pain
- Restless and Irritability
- Anxiety and Depression
- Intestinal Distress
- Dilated Pupils and Blurred Vision
- Breathing Problems
- Insomnia and Other Sleep Disorders
- Increased Blood Pressure
- Dramatic Changes in Mood
More serious conditions may occur to rapid cessation, some of which include:
- Seizures and Convulsions
- Delirium Tremens (DTs)
- Hallucinations and Delusions
- Thoughts of Suicide
If you or someone you care about has begun to experience these or any other symptoms due to your benzo use, get help immediately.
Music is a
Music chemically alters our body and makes us feel great. Recovery Unplugged recognizes that, in the same way a drug-induced dopamine surge leaves you craving more, music becomes addictive. The dopamine tells your body it was rewarded and creates the desire to seek out more.
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The Importance of Medically Supervised Benzo Detox
Like any other prescription, benzo addiction can be nearly impossible to combat on one’s own. By the time withdrawal manifests, it takes expert clinical intervention to help patients get clean and achieve lasting independence from these drugs. Recovery Unplugged is ready to help you or your loved one safely and effective purge the benzo-related toxins that have built up in your body so you can enter the next phase of treatment and achieve lasting recovery.
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