Tag: heroin

This is not just Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome, Opioid Withdrawal That Never Ends.

I’m currently 108 days off of everything. No heroin, no methadone, no suboxone. I went to an accelerated detox, not rapid, accelerated. It’s one step down, and costs almost a 1/3 of what rapid detox costs. They sedate you with medications, rather than put you completely under with anesthesia. People […]

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My Journey with Heroin and How I Detoxed From Opioids EVentually.

I say opiates, or opioids because they really should just use one word these days. There are so many different opioids/opiates across the board now they just flip-flop through one another. Opiates are supposed to mean the natural versions, like opium, morphine, or codeine. It means it comes directly from […]

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Why Opiate Withdrawal is Unbearable, and the Myth That You Can’t Die From It.

Warning!! Contains graphic content and images! I just want to put this out there that both times I quit cold turkey and when I was also at an accelerated detox I ended up in the hospital. If I didn’t make it to the hospital I would have died. People push […]