Can You Quit Benzodiazepines Cold Turkey?
Quitting cold turkey is never recommended because the individual will experience extreme withdrawal symptoms very quickly. If is important to experience benzo detox withdrawal in a medically assisted detox. Quitting cold turkey can create serious health issues for an individual.
Types of benzodiazepines include:
Xanax, Klonopin, Librium, Valium, Ativan
Benzodiazepine Withdrawal Symptoms
Because benzos build tolerance, a person will require increasingly more of the drug to find their high. It’s critical that the treatment process be under professional care. Withdrawal symptoms can be very intense and dangerous, even life threatening themselves. Do not simply remove the drug from their reach.
Some of the symptoms of benzodiazepines withdrawal can include:
Detoxing Off Benzodiazepines
Stages Of Benzodiazepine Detox
At Peaks Recovery, our medical detox stages can look like this:
Therapy After Our Colorado Drug & Alcohol Detox Center
Detoxing from drugs and alcohol is the first step toward recovery. However, the evidence is clear that the longer a person distances themselves from their last use of drugs and alcohol, the greater chance of recovery. At Peaks Recovery Centers, the next step in our recovery process is transitioning into our residential inpatient rehab.
Peaks Recovery Centers exclusive approach to inpatient treatment empowers men and women to leave drugs and alcohol behind them. Whether you are looking for alcohol rehab, drug rehab, our rehab program helps individuals learn and invest in new life practices, therefore they can restore and reclaim their lives.