This service is offered by Family Hospital Systems. To schedule this service you will need to call the store associated with this product.
After purchasing this service, take the order with you to the scheduled appointment.
What is Medical Stabilization?
Medical Stabilization is for adults who are currently experiencing acute withdrawal symptoms from drugs and alcohol. Medical Stabilization safely manages the acute physical symptoms of withdrawal and paves the way to long-term success. The stabilization process is usually completed within two days to a week. Upon discharge, additional resources are recommended to prevent relapse.
About Substance Withdrawal
Withdrawal refers to the physical and emotional problems one may experience if there is a sudden stop or reduction in the use of a substance the body has come to rely on. The symptoms vary depending on the substance, but common indicators to look for are:
- Increased heart rate
- Increased blood pressure
- Sweating, chills and tremors
- Body aches
- Nausea and vomiting
- Extended periods of depression
- Volatile mood swings