Category: Opiates

09 Jun

Getting Hooked on Opioids After the Dentist

Dentists and medical professionals, in general, are an important component in fighting the opioid epidemic, as they play a large role in perpetuating the prevalence and availability of these substances, due in part to what appears to be careless prescribing practices. In recent years, despite releasing its guidelines for prescribing opioids for chronic pain, the […]

22 May

The Opioid Crisis in the News

With opioid use on the rise, and the “war on drugs” raging on, it’s not a surprise that pharmacies and other involved parties are beginning to be held responsible for the promotion of opioid prescriptions. As the research surfaces from nationwide task forces, we are beginning to get a clearer picture of the players responsible […]

22 Jun
Tramadol Withdrawal - MD Home Detox

Tramadol Withdrawal

Tramadol addiction can be a life-threatening medical condition. Tramadol, which is classed as an opioid, is often used to treat short-term and long-term pain. When used under the supervision of a doctor, tramadol can help people live normal lives. However, it can be highly addictive – millions of people struggle with abusing tramadol. What Are […]

16 May
Fentanyl Addiction: A Growing Epidemic - MD Home Detox in Los Angeles, CA

Fentanyl Addiction: A Growing Epidemic

What is Fentanyl? Over the last several years, Fentanyl has become one of the most widely abused drugs in the United States. A synthetic opioid with a similar chemical makeup to heroin, it is commonly prescribed for a variety of medical ailments. It can be 50-100 times more potent than morphine. It is typically used […]

08 May
Medical Detox: Don’t Face Withdrawal Symptoms Alone - MD Home Detox.

Medical Detox: Don’t Face Withdrawal Symptoms Alone

How Drug and Alcohol Addiction Works Substance abuse disorders affect dopamine levels in the brain, creating an unnatural chemical change. When intense psychological and physical cravings are developed and fed on a regular basis it results in physical and emotional dependence on drugs and alcohol. The longer a person uses drugs or alcohol, the more […]

21 Sep
At Home Heroin Detox

At Home Heroin Detox

At Home Heroin Detox with a Concierge Medical Team After a heroin addiction has gutted someone’s life—and only then—will they finally have had enough of the misery and begin to consider getting help.  By this point they have run out of excuses to keep using and face the harsh reality that without treatment they will […]

18 Sep
Detox from Oxycodone at Home

Detox from Oxycodone at Home

Detox from Oxycodone at Home Safely You have taken the brave step to break free from the chains of addiction.  You are committed to making the necessary changes to put your life back on track and to create a healthy and stable lifestyle.  It would be so awesome if you could just wave a magic […]