Heroin Overdose

man sitting on the grass

Heroin Withdrawal and Medical Detox

What Is Heroin Withdrawal? Heroin, a very powerful and addictive drug, recognizes and attaches itself to the different receptors in the brain called mu-opioid receptors (MORs), which triggers them. Our bodies produce naturally occurring chemicals called neurotransmitters. These neurotransmitters are responsible for the feelings of pleasure, rewards system, and other euphoria related activities. Heroin tends …

Heroin Withdrawal and Medical Detox Read More »