a man struggles with meth comedown

Meth Comedown Withdrawal Symptoms and Treatment

Meth is a highly addictive drug that causes a serious comedown. For many individuals who use meth, avoiding this comedown is a priority. The symptoms can be extremely severe, even life-threatening in some cases, and those who are addicted to the drug might continue to stay high for days, sometimes weeks, to keep themselves from…

a woman knows she needs a detox center

3 Signs You Need a Detox Center

The decision to seek treatment for alcohol or drug addiction can be difficult and frightening. Detox, the process in which all traces of substances are removed from the body, is generally the first step toward recovery from addiction and should be followed with a comprehensive addiction treatment program. At Westwind Recovery®, we understand that finding…

two women attend an inpatient drug rehab

Qualities of Top Inpatient Drug Rehab Programs

Drug or alcohol dependence is a common struggle. For most people who struggle with addiction, drug rehab is an essential part of their recovery and return to a healthy lifestyle in sobriety. Finding the right addiction treatment center can be difficult, making the hope of recovery seem out of reach. When choosing a drug addiction…

man struggles with fentanyl addiction

What Are the Most Dangerous Fentanyl Side Effects?

Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that is similar to morphine but with up to 100 times its potency. Some doctors might prescribe fentanyl to help relieve pain in patients who are recovering from surgery. The drug may also be used for chronic pain management in patients who have grown tolerant to other forms of opioids.…

GABAPENTIN High and Side Effects

GABAPENTIN SIDE EFFECTS AND WITHDRAWAL

Get Help Today 1-855-815-9727 Common Brand Names: Neurontin, Gralise, and Horizant Street Name: “Gabbies” Primarily used as an anti-epileptic drug (also called an anticonvulsant), Gabapentin affects chemicals and nerves in the body that are involved in the cause of seizures and some types of pain. All brands of gabapentin are used in adults to treat neuropathic…