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Colorado Springs Detox

Detox and Addiction Resources

Navigating the world of detox, addiction, and drug use can be overwhelming. There is a lot of misinformation out there about how to detox, at home detox programs, different types of detox treatment and substances. We have an extensive list of reputable resources for you to learn more.

Medically Supervised Detox

Drug and Alcohol Detox

Detoxing off Heroin

Substance Addiction & Withdrawal Articles

Opioid Dependence & Withdrawal
Tens of thousands of Americans fatally overdose on opioids each year. Illegal opioids include heroin and opium.
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Benzodiazepine Detox & Withdrawal
Benzos are highly addictive, and coming off of them can pose some challenges.
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Mixing Alcohol and Benzodiazepines
Benzos present a significant addiction risk, even when used as prescribed. That risk increases exponentially when they’re used recreationally.
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Addiction Risks of Prescription Benzos
Unfortunately, benzos have a high risk of addiction, even when used by prescription.
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Drugs & Alcohol
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Fentanyl Addiction Treatment
Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that is 50–100 times more potent than heroin.
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Substance Fact Sheets

What are Barbiturates?
Barbiturates are a type of sedative that are highly addictive. Learn more about the side effects and dangers of this drug.
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Drug Abuse
Drugs are substances that affect the mind or body when ingested. Some drugs have been banned by the government.
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Heroin Abuse
Heroin is a highly dangerous and addictive street drug that’s used by young people nationwide.
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Prescription Drug Abuse
Prescription drugs misuse has skyrocketed. Many teens and young adults are victims of addiction, health problems and overdoses.
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Benzodiazepine (Benzo) Abuse
Benzos have become some of the most widely abused prescription drugs because they are so commonly found in the United States.
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Amphetamine/ ADHD Medication Abuse
Amphetamine and many ADHD medications have dangerous side effects when taken without a prescription, and they can be addictive.
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Crystal Meth/ Ice Abuse
Crystal meth is the crystalline form of methamphetamine. It's a highly addictive, highly dangerous drug.
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Cocaine Abuse
Cocaine is considered to be highly dangerous because of its high addiction risk and propensity for severe health complications.
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Young Adults and Smart Drug Abuse
Smart drugs are prescription drugs and other substances that enhance brain function, making you more alert.
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