How long does an opiate withdrawal usually last?

Answer 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 »

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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 »

Does opiate withdrawal cause hair loss?

According to Medline Plus, hair loss is not one of the side effects of opiate withdrawal. The most common side effects are anxiety, muscle aches, insomnia, runny nose, nausea, vomiting, sweating, c... Read More »

How to Endure the Pain of Opiate Withdrawal?

This article is to help those who have made the hard decision to kick the opiate habit and want tips on making withdrawal a little less painful.

What is the best way to ride out mild opiate withdrawal symptoms?

You took 10 pills each day?! You're probably NOT having withdrawal symptoms -- you're suffering the side effects! The maximum amount of acetaminophen for adults is 1 gram (1000 mg) per dose and 4... Read More »