Prescription Drug Detox Washington DC

Prescription drug detox is so important because of the effect that medication can have on the body and mind. Dependency with prescription drugs can be quick and without the user even knowing it's happening, especially if they're under the care of a doctor and being treated for pain from a recent trauma.

Clean and Sober Streets
(202) 783-7343
425 2nd Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Women, Men, Criminal justice clients

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Gospel Rescue Ministries
(202) 842-1731x218
810 5th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, Men

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Hillcrest Children''s Center
(202) 232-6100
1325 W Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders

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DOH/Addiction Prevention and Recovery
(202) 698-3773
1905 E Street SE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with HIV/AIDS, Seniors/older adults, Pregnant/postpartum women, Women

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Samaritan Inns
(202) 667-8831
2523 14th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Halfway house

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So Others Might Eat Inc (SOME)
(202) 797-8806x1000
60 O Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Men
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Mental Health Substance Abuse Program
(202) 462-4788x241
2831 15th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
Spanish

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Model Treatment Program
(202) 727-6916
1300 First Street NE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
Spanish

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Oasis
(202) 396-9480
910 Bladensburg Road NE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Women, Men, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired, Spanish

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Second Genesis Inc
(202) 222-0120
1320 Harvard Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Seniors/older adults, Men, Criminal justice clients

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Prescription Drug Detox

Prescription drug detox is necessary to rid the body of the painkillers and other prescription medication. It can be relatively painless to detox from prescription medications. A reputable prescription drug detox center will be available to help you through that initial stage of detox. They are trained to help you through the beginning of the program with as little dangerous side effects as possible. Once you have completed the detoxification process, the rest of your journey to sobriety will begin.

Prescription drug detox is so important because of the effect that medication can have on the body and mind. Dependency with prescription drugs can be quick and without the user even knowing it’s happening, especially if they’re under the care of a doctor and being treated for pain from a recent trauma. The symptoms of withdrawal are usually pretty mild, but depending on the drug, they may require some more extensive medical attention. Anyone going through prescription drug detox can expect to feel aches and pains, dizzy and have anxiety problems. Sometimes medicals like valium can help with the withdrawal period.

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Sometimes, we turn to prescription drugs to help us deal with problems that haunt us in our lives. These could be problems at home or work. It begins to get deadly when we start mixing these medications with alcohol and other drugs. Overdose can come quickly when medication is mixed with other medications or street ...

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