AOC eNewsletter: Opioid Addiction What is opioid addiction?

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Dr. Nicholas Atanasoff: Pursuing Positive Outcomes

Nicholas Atanasoff, psychiatrist, addictionologist, and opioid addiction specialist, works in Ohio and Pennsylvania to help the opioid addiction community. Dr. Atanasoff has developed a treatment approach for opioid addiction aimed to deliver fast and successful results. Opioid addiction recovery requires a sustainable treatment plan which keeps one off of opioids Read More

Relapse Prevention Plan for Opioid Addiction Recovery | 6 Strategies for a Good Relapse Prevention

Relapse Prevention Plan for Opioid Addiction Recovery

The situations and people who you surround yourself with on your road to recovery may be one of the most important aspects of a successful recovery plan and preventing relapse. Removing people from your life can be hard, but it can also be Read More

Opioid withdrawal management

Symptoms of opioid withdrawal are different, they vary in duration and severity. Symptoms can start after 6 hours and last around 5 days. Although symptoms are highly unpleasant they are rarely life-threatening, these include:

  • lacrimation, rhinorrhoea and sneezing
  • yawning
  • hot and cold flushes, sweating and piloerection
  • craving
  • anxiety, restlessness and
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