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Heroin Detox Minden LA

Heroin withdrawal symptoms and side effects can be some of the most uncomfortable and unbearable an addict may experience compared to the withdrawal symptoms and side effects from other drugs.

Family Services of Greater New Orleans
(985) 641-7185
1377 Lindberg Drive
Slidell, LA
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired, Greek

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Capital Area Center for
(225) 922-0050
4615 Government Street
Baton Rouge, LA
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient, Partial hospitalization/day treatment
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, DUI/DWI offenders
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Saint Charles Parish Hospital
(985) 785-6242
1057 Paul Maillard Road
Luling, LA
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification
Types of Care
Hospital inpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Ville Platte
(337) 363-6869
414 West Cotton Street
Ville Platte, LA
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Women, Men, DUI/DWI offenders
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Red River Addictions Complex
(318) 484-6888
242 West Shamrock Road
Pineville, LA
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less)
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Pregnant/postpartum women, Women, Men, DUI/DWI offenders, Criminal justice clients

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Make A Start Recovery Center
(225) 567-6886
28972 Lousiana Highway 43
Albany, LA
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Women, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Free Indeed Treatment Centers
(225) 924-1910
10473 Old Hammond Highway
Baton Rouge, LA
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Men, Criminal justice clients

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Center for Families Inc
(318) 222-0759
864 Olive Street
Shreveport, LA
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
DUI/DWI offenders
Language Services
Spanish

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First Step Detox
(337) 261-6647
University Medical Center
Lafayette, LA
Services Provided
Detoxification
Types of Care
Hospital inpatient
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health
(504) 412-3700
1601 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient

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Heroin Detox

Heroin detoxification is a manner of treatment provided to decrease the uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms when a heroin addict quits using heroin. A heroin detox is should done with medical supervision.

Heroin detoxification should take anywhere from three to five days. The addict undergoing the heroin detox should be provided with medication to ease the uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms usually associated with quitting heroin. The withdrawal symptoms or side effects from heroin include but are not limited to: dilated pupils, chills or goose bumps, runny nose, loss of appetite, panic, muscle cramps, insomnia, irritability, shaking, jitteriness, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach cramps, and watery eyes, etc.

Seek medical attention for Heroin Detox

Heroin withdrawal symptoms and side effects can be some of the most uncomfortable and unbearable an addict may experience compared to the withdrawal symptoms and side effects from other drugs. Heroin Detox is necessary for one who has become physically and psychologically dependent on heroin that may experience heroin withdrawal symptoms and side effects while quitting all at once, or even while slowly decrease their daily intake of heroin. Heroin withdrawal symptoms and side effects begin six to eight hours after the last dose is taken. Major heroin withdrawal symptoms and side effects will spike somewhere between 48 and 72 hours after the last dose of heroin was taken and will ease after about seven days. Heroin withdrawal s...

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