The Opioid Spectrum-From Prescription to Dependency, to Addiction

There are unquestionably different levels of opioid use and dependency; I refer to this as the opioid spectrum. On one end of the spectrum are patients who have been prescribed opioids for a short term due to an acute injury or trauma, including surgery. On the other end of the specturum is a chronic opioid … Continue reading The Opioid Spectrum-From Prescription to Dependency, to Addiction

Natural Herbal Remedies for Opioid-Opiate Withdrawal

Herbs can be used effectively to ease symptoms of withdrawal such as sweats, muscle spasms, cravings, anxiety, nausea, and so on. Our son has been struggling with opioid-opiate addiction for some time now and has tried to stop using opioids many times and in every way possible. He only experienced symptom-free withdrawals was when he … Continue reading Natural Herbal Remedies for Opioid-Opiate Withdrawal