Sedative Intoxication

Sedative intoxicationThe effects of sedative intoxication are good enough that many people become addicted, but there are also negative sides to abusing sedatives. The degree of intoxication will vary depending on the exact type of tranquilizer taken, but there are common elements like reduced mental awareness, sensations of floating, slowed breathing and heart rate as well as other mental and physical problems. Because of the dangers and risks associated with sedatives, you might consider getting professional therapy that targets this problem specifically. From sedative withdrawal to recovery that lasts, treatment for sedative abuse should be considered.

Signs of Sedative Intoxication

As mentioned, these symptoms will vary according to the type of sedative taken, but common themes include:

  • Reduced mental alertness
  • Reduced attention span
  • Sensations of floating or being out of the body
  • Depressed heartbeat
  • Depressed breathing
  • Sleepiness and drowsiness 
  • Confusion and disorientation 
  • Jitters and having shaky hands

In addition to these symptoms of sedative intoxication, there are other risks that come with continued sedative abuse.

Dangers of Sedative Intoxication

One of the main dangers of sedative intoxication is the probability of becoming addicted. As well, there is a high relapse rate for people who abuse sedatives. Beyond these problems, there are the situations that may arise when someone is under the influence of sedatives, especially if they are driving or operating other heavy machinery. As you can see, there are risks of sedative intoxication not only to those who take the drug, but to the people around them as well. Because of these reasons, it is important to seriously consider getting treatment for sedative abuse before it becomes too late.

Treatment for Sedative Intoxication and Abuse

Sedative intoxication occurs when one of many major or minor tranquilizers interact with the body. Because sedative abuse can be so addictive and people have a high relapse rate, it is important to choose treatment for sedative abuse that fits your lifestyle, whoever you are. Booking an online therapy session with one of the many skilled therapists on GoMentor.com can help you deal with sedative withdrawal as well as all the other obstacles you're going to face when you try to gain control of your life and break your addiction to sedatives. If you are ready to get treatment for excessive sedative intoxication, it is time to take the first step and book an online therapy session today.

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