Oxycodone Addiction Treatment, Effects & SympToms

Oxycodone, sold under brand name OxyContin among others, is an opioid medication used for treatment of moderate to severe pain. It is usually taken by mouth, and is available in immediate release and controlled release formulations.

 

Oxycodone Addiction Treatment Options

The very first thing you need to do is get in touch with an alcohol help center. Depending on the severity of alcoholism, suffers sometimes need all day or 24/7 supervision in order to get clean. It is especially important to have professionals handle this step because alcohol withdrawal can be dangerous. It may be necessary for medical professionals to design a weaning process to gradually cut back on alcohol consumption in order to safely break the addiction.

Oxycodone treatment involves the combination of both therapy, counseling and medication. There are many treatment options to choose from. Some of the most common treatment programs available include:

More about Rehab Facilities

Oxycodone addiction treatment can be easily customizable. It usually consists of a detox program first, and thereafter, therapy paired with medication or classes that teach independent living skills. Finding the right treatment plan can be tricky, as each patient has different needs. Even the medications used in oxycodone detox will vary from one patient to another.

Addicts will need more than just oxycodone detox. They’ll need a complex treatment plan consisting of behavioral therapy, counseling and more.

Oxycodone rehab facilities offer different levels of care. Each level of care will cater to a different severity.

Learn more about Facility and Therapy Options

The different levels of care are reserved for different situations. Those with a severe addiction should seek an oxycodone inpatient treatment program. On the other hand, those who have, for the most part, already conquered their addiction, can consider outpatient programs.

Overcoming Oxycodone Addiction

To get over an oxycodone addiction, professional help is needed. Oxycodone rehab facilities offer a wide range of treatment programs to choose from. Those who need more information should contact one of our addiction specialists.

Amethyst Recovery Center can help you beat an addiction to oxycodone. We personalize each treatment plan to fit the needs of each patient. Getting sober has never been easier.

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