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Finding the Best Inpatient Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms Treatment

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Medically reviewed: 01/04/2019
Last updated: 05/13/2019
Author: Addictions LLC

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Opioid withdrawal symptoms can be some of the most difficult to cope with withdrawal symptoms of any class of drug—but there is help. Finding the best inpatient opiate withdrawal treatment can help you to overcome this dangerous addiction and set your life free from the strongholds of substance abuse. If you or someone you know is addicted to an opioid such as a prescription painkiller, heroin or opium, call or helpline toll free for immediate assistance in finding an opioid withdrawal treatment program near you.

Factors to Consider

Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms

Some patients need to attend treatment far from home in order to avoid relapse.

In finding inpatient treatment for opioid abuse, there are a number of factors that should be considered. The first and foremost factor that you should consider will be whether inpatient rehab is necessary or if outpatient treatment could work. For most cases of opioid withdrawal, inpatient treatment is the ideal choice simply because this method of treatment provides around-the-clock monitoring that ensures patient safety during withdrawal while also limiting access to dangerous drugs that could lead to relapse.

In addition to determining whether you should seek the help of a residential or outpatient program, you should also consider the following factors:

  • Cost – can you afford the treatment?
  • Insurance – do you have health insurance that can help offset the cost of treatment?
  • Location – will you choose help close to home or far away?
  • Type of treatment – does the program provide the methods of treatment that will be most likely to help you?
  • Duration of treatment – Is the program at least 30 days an preferably 90 days in length?

If you have questions about any of these factors, or for help deciding which factors are most important to your individual needs, call our helpline toll free to speak with a treatment specialist.

Detox Centers

When you initially enter treatment for opioid withdrawal symptoms, detox will be required to help you mentally and physically stabilize in preparation for recovery. In your search for the best inpatient opioid treatment you will find that there are both stand-alone detox centers and rehab centers that also provide safe detox. We can help you find a detox center and a rehabilitation program that will aid in your recovery from this addiction.

Assessment will take place as soon as you enter the intake process at a treatment facility. During assessment the treatment provider will ask you a series of questions that are aimed at helping him or her to determine the severity of your symptoms as well as to outline an appropriate plan for your recovery. Be honest during the assessment to ensure that you are placed in a treatment regimen that is most likely to help you get sober.