Oxycontin is one of the fastest growing drug addiction in the country. Since it is easily accessible with legal prescriptions and being able to obtain them off the street the addiction process starts almost immediately. Oxycontin is used for pain management and is similar to morphine. It provides a euphoric effect and immediate energy. Many addicts crush the pills and snort them and a growing problem is smoking oxycontins.
The makers of the drug oxycontin is trying to curve the addiction process with different additives that would make crushing the pills obsolete so that you would not get the high from snorting the pills. This is a giant step however, swallowing the pills is still a problem that leads to addiction.
Drug rehab is the only option to get help off oxycontin. Since many people that take the drug are indeed in some kind of pain, getting the help for that pain is essential. Learning how to manage pain without the use of pain medication can be taught, you just have to be willing to accept that you are addicted. Please contact us for information today.