How long do opiate withdrawals last?

Answer Opiate withdrawal occurs when heavy opiate users abruptly stop or dramatically cut down their opiate intake. The effects of withdrawal can last anywhere from three to six days, depending on how muc... Read More »

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An Opiate Addict: When Do the Withdrawals Start?

Detoxifying from an opiate addiction causes a series of withdrawal symptoms that serve as a reaction to the drug leaving the person's body. According to a 2005 update by the Harvard Medical School'... Read More »

How long does an opiate withdrawal usually last?

Withdrawal symptoms caused by discontinuing the use of opiates---heroin, morphine, codeine, Oxycontin, methadone, Dilaudid---typically begin within 12 hours of the last usage (heroin) and 30 hours ... Read More »

How long do opiate withdrawal effects last?

Opiate withdrawal can be a painful process which causes cold sweats, nausea, diarrhea, anxiety, depression and much more. Depending on the user's intake of opiates, withdrawal can last anywhere fro... Read More »

How long do alcoholism withdrawals last?

On One Hand: It's Long and DangerousAlcohol withdrawal occurs eight to 12 hours following a person's final alcoholic drink. The withdrawal peaks 48 to 72 hours after that drink, and it can turn fat... Read More »