Benzodiazepines are drugs used to treat anxiety and depression. Most often, they’re used for anxiety. If you feel like you may be addicted to these drugs, consider the following list of withdrawal symptoms. This information might be able to help you determine if you need help from our substance abuse treatment centers in Charlotte NC.
Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Symptoms
Violence and aggression
Taste and smell disturbances
Suicidal ideation or suicide
Restless legs syndrome
REM sleep rebound
Rapid discontinuation may result in a more serious syndrome
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Organic brain syndrome
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome-like event (rare)
Muscular spasms, cramps, discomfort, or fasciculations
Depression (can be severe), possible suicidal ideation
Convulsions, which may result in death
Catatonia, which may result in death
Agitation and Anxiety, possible terror and panic attacks
Seeing how prevalent both anxiety and depression are within both men and women of all ages, it’s no wonder we have such problems with substance abuse. If you or someone you love need help with mental health problems and/or substance abuse, contact Freedom Detox.
We hope this information helps you if you’re struggling with an addiction. Your actions are different when abusing drugs or alcohol. To ensure your safety from injury, illness, or other issues substance abuse causes, seek help at Freedom Detox. Our substance abuse treatment centers in Charlotte NC are here to help you get back on track.
Substance Abuse Treatment Centers Charlotte NC
If you’re suffering from an addiction and need help, consider contacting our substance abuse treatment centers in Charlotte NC. Addiction isn’t something that can be beaten easily. Often it requires extensive rehab and support. Freedom Detox is here to offer both to you when you’re ready. Addiction can leave you feeling sad, lonely, and angry. You are not alone. Freedom Detox is here to help you get back on track to a happier, healthy, drug-free life. Contact us to learn more.
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