With over 38,000 guests treated and a completion rate of over 90%, Duffy’s Napa Valley Rehab outperforms other Xanax detox centers by building the necessary foundation for long-term recovery. Duffy’s provides in-house detoxification services for a smooth transition into residential care.
The Importance of Xanax Detox
The importance of detox for Xanax addiction
Frequently prescribed to treat panic disorder and symptoms of other anxiety disorders, Xanax, which has a generic name of alprazolam, is a medication that offers relief for many. However, the pleasurable effects that are elicited by the use of this substance when it is consumed for recreational purposes as opposed to medical need can be enough to quickly trap individuals into a cycle of ongoing Xanax abuse and addiction. An addiction to this drug can cause monumental disturbances in an individual’s ability to function appropriately on a day-to-day basis. As a result, familial, social, and occupational responsibilities may fail to be adhered to, resulting in the onset of significant strife in all facets of the person’s life.
When an individual consumes a substance like Xanax with such regularity that he or she finds that a greater amount must be ingested in order to achieve the same effects, it is likely that he or she has developed a tolerance to the drug. As this use continues to increase, the individual may develop a physical dependency on the substance, which means that his or her body no longer knows how to function effectively unless Xanax is consumed.
Once a tolerance to and dependency on a substance has developed, if the individual attempts to cease his or her use of that drug, he or she will likely experience the uncomfortable symptoms of withdrawal as his or her body struggles to readjust to functioning without the presence of the substance. The symptoms that arise during this withdrawal process can be enough to cause an individual to return to his or her use of the substance simply to find relief. This is why, all too often, the cycle of Xanax abuse persists.
Benefits of Xanax Detox
Benefits of our Xanax detox program in Northern California
In order to prevent returning to the use of Xanax once withdrawal symptoms have developed, a person may choose to participate in detoxification services. By receiving detoxification services, otherwise known as detox services, all traces of Xanax can be safely removed from an individual’s system without him or her having to experience the distressing symptoms of withdrawal. Detox is a physiological process that is administered under the close supervision of professionals. By participating in detox services, individuals can benefit from the following:
- Future detriments that would arise from the continued abuse of Xanax can be eliminated.
- Cravings for more Xanax can subside.
- The uncomfortable symptoms of withdrawal are alleviated.
- Certain prescription medications may be administered in order to offer further relief.
- Medical professionals are on-hand to ensure the safety of individuals throughout the duration of the process.
- Mental health professionals are available to provide support and encouragement as individuals work through the emotional aspects of putting an end to their use of Xanax.
When individuals participate in detox, they are not only offered the benefit of safety and comfort as their bodies become rid of Xanax, but they are also afforded a seamless transition into the therapeutic aspects of care upon the completion of detox.
Residential treatment can be one of the most successful options for care when an individual is ready to put an end to his or her Xanax addiction. Many residential programs offer detoxification services as the beginning step to their treatment programs. By first receiving detox, individuals can achieve the clarity of mind necessary for being able to fully engage in various therapeutic interventions.
At Duffy’s Napa Valley Rehab, we are dedicated to offering individuals every opportunity available for succeeding in achieving sobriety and developing the skills necessary for maintaining it for the long-term. By offering medically-monitored detoxification services as a preliminary step to residential treatment, individuals who choose to receive care here at Duffy’s will receive comprehensive services that allow them to heal from their addictions physically, mentally, and spiritually.
When individuals opt to not receive detoxification services, on the other hand, they are placing themselves at risk for experiencing any number of detrimental ramifications. Physically, the ongoing abuse of Xanax can result in respiratory depression, muscle pain, seizures, vision disturbances, sexual dysfunction, coordination difficulties, and gastrointestinal problems. Cognitively, Xanax abuse can lead to severe attention difficulties and memory loss. Psychologically, symptoms of various mental health disorders may arise, or symptoms of preexisting mental illnesses may worsen. Suicidal ideation can also afflict those who struggle with a Xanax use disorder.
The damage to one’s mind and body is not the only repercussion of chronic Xanax abuse. Marital discord, occupational disturbances, and deteriorated social interactions can all result when an individual is consumed by the compulsion to continuously take Xanax.
For these reasons and more, it is imperative that an addiction to Xanax be overcome. If you or an important person in your life is battling a Xanax abuse problem, please do not hesitate to reach out to the caring and compassionate staff at Duffy’s Napa Valley Rehab today. Here, a happy, healthy, and sober future can be placed within your or your loved one’s reach.