Opioid addiction caused by taking prescribed or illegal Opioids not in a prescribed manner. Opioids are generally pain reliever and this is why doctors prescribe these drugs to reduce the pain and give patients a faster pain relief option. But no one can deny the fact that opioids along with treating pains also generate the feeling of pleasure and happiness and this causes the real problems. Those who take opioids for a long time experience a dependence on these drugs. To lower the opioid addiction cases, doctors and clinics need to lower the use of opioids for the pain relievers. Norton Health Care is one of the rehab centers that understand the national health crisis caused by the use of opioids and runs so many campaigns to make people know that the use of opioids harms your health.
opioids change the brain’s function and the prolonged intake of opioids increases the craving. Sometimes, patients cannot stop taking drugs even though they experience negative consequences. They get dependent and this situation leads to overdose or opioid addiction. We all know that overdose causes severe health issues, even death. Before the situation gets too late, you must start your addiction treatment. Norton Health Care is one of the best clinics and has branches in three prime locations – Salem and Dover NH and Norton MA. All rehab centers are well connected by roads and people living Manchester and Lawrence in NH can conveniently contact our clinics. We have patients from Brockton, Taunton, Attleboro, and Rochester also.
When it comes to cutting down the addiction causes, the first thing that should be maintained by clinics and doctors is stopping the use of opioids for treating pain. It is even said that chronic and acute pains can also be treated with drugs other than opioids. Everyone should try to use alternative options instead of using addictive medicines for the treatment of a general issue.
Researchers have stated that people tend to use the prescribed opioids in a non-medical way. This is why the cases of addiction are rising every day. Norton Health Care takes the initiative to make people aware of the harmful effects of opioids and request doctors not to use the drugs until it is necessary.
If you have already developed an addiction, contact Norton Health Care and start your addiction recovery treatment. Our doctors also accept insurance and they decide the best treatment as per the individual assessment.