Five people died in one week in Lorain, Ohio in 2012 when pure heroin was sold on the streets. Those used to the 45-percent pure heroin that is usually found on the black market or prescription painkillers were unable to handle it; the five deaths were in addition to nine others who died of heroin overdose in the first months of 2012.
If someone you love in Lorain, OH is addicted to painkillers or heroin, it’s not unlikely that the same fate could befall them. Opiate addiction is deadly; those who run out of prescription painkillers often turn to heroin, and heroin addicts often take whatever they can get to stave off withdrawal symptoms.
Don’t allow drug dependence to continue for your Lorain loved one without offering them treatment. Call now to find a drug rehab that can give them the detox and addiction treatment they need to avoid overdose.
Heroin Addiction Is Deadly
Whether due to overdose, infection through needle use or chronic health problems, heroin can be a deadly drug in any amount. It’s also one of the most difficult to escape due to the intense nature of withdrawal symptoms and psychological cravings. It’s difficult but not impossible. Hundreds of thousands of people have successfully treated their issues with heroin and moved on to live happy, healthy and functional lives.
Help Your Loved One Come Back From Heroin Addiction
The journey back from active addiction to balance in sobriety starts with drug rehab. If your loved one in Lorain, OH is in need of addiction treatment, we can help you find the right place for them. Our counselors are standing by at the phone number listed above 24 hours a day. Call now.
Lorain, OH 44052-1853
Lorain County Alcohol & Drug
2115 W Park Dr
Lorain, OH 44053-1138