Those people or friends who take drugs like heroin or alcohol always keeps saying they will stop using them when they are ready. What makes them say that is because they never believe they are addicted and also they are reluctant to seek help to solve the problem. They use that excuse to postpone or avoid talks. Mostly they affect their family members or lovers because they are the ones who ask the user to have control over the situation. They are affected because they fear the user might ruin his relationship with others or end up committing suicide which is a huge loss to the family.
Generally, one find it to meet those people who are addicted to drugs and inform them that the time for self-control passed a long way back. Talking to them on how to manage the drug usage is important or also asking them to go in rehabs so that they can reform. Their wellbeing is restored and also they are able to start a new life immediately they stop taking drugs. During detox, some drugs like heroin will results to some health problems and so stopping becomes difficult. Sometimes the situation worsens, and death might occur to the victim who tried to stop heroin taking.
For some drugs like alcohol after excessively taken and also after using them for an extended period, the drug get infused into the blood, body organs and lastly to the mind. High blood pressure, respiratory diseases especially to those who smoke, vomiting, and diarrhea might be experienced by those drug users who try to use the turkey technic to stop drugs. In lots of instances, those health problems end up being deadly, and one will require emergency medical attention, however, if unfortunate he dies. When one attempts to detox heroin he will notice numerous symptoms such as sweating, nausea, vomiting, sleepless nights, some will get accelerated heartbeats and respiratory problems. Research has proven that after spending a week detoxing, the user experiences hallucinations, and seizures more often than days before. At other times detox can take longer periods mostly two to three weeks before it stops and one should start to feel better.
After detoxification, the person should take another step of enrolling in any drug rehab or engage himself in counseling sessions. One can meet therapist and drug counsellors who help one to realize why they turned themselves into drugs heavily and also the consequences. Drugs in many cases are taken by users to help them avoid stress, depressions or make them avoid circumstances which are painful to deal with. While on rehabs, drug users can know all the ways they might use to stop the addiction, and also they learn the risk of using drugs.