Roxicodone Withdrawal Symptoms

Roxicodone Withdrawal SymptomsRoxicodone is a brand name form of oxycodone, and it is prescribed to patients who have serve or long-term pain. This drug is habit forming and addictive and should be used only as directed. When dependence or addiction occurs, users will need help to manage detox and withdrawal symptoms.

Roxicodone Abuse Effects

Individuals who abuse Roxicodone take unprescribed amounts of the drug and may take the drug in improper ways to achieve an immediate reaction. Recreational users may crush the drug to avoid its time-release properties and to experience the effects of the drug all at once. This leads to a greater risk of addiction and overdose and leads to more severe withdrawal symptoms, when use is stopped. Major damage to organs such as the lungs, heart, liver, brain and eyes can occur with extended or excessive use.

Roxicodone Withdrawal Symptoms

Roxicodone withdrawal symptoms may include the following:

  • Abdominal cramps
  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Intense pain
  • Tremors
  • Excessive sweating
  • Anxiety
  • Insomnia
  • Muscle cramps and spasms
  • Body chills
  • Goose bumps
  • Paranoia
  • Agitated and aggressive behavior
  • Increased heart rate
  • Hyperactivity
  • Dilated pupils
  • Runny nose and eyes
  • Depression
  • Loss of appetite

Roxicodone withdrawal symptoms typically begin within six hours of the last dose and often last a week. The symptoms are strong and are difficult to endure, and users attempting to detox at home are likely to relapse. Medical supervision during the detox and withdrawal process is essential for personal safety and overall comfort.

Roxicodone Detoxification and Recovery Help

Roxicodone users need professional help. If you or someone you know is facing Roxicodone abuse, addiction or withdrawal, we can help. Call our toll-free helpline to learn more about your options. We are here 24 hours a day, so there is no wrong time to pick up the phone. Call now.