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What can I expect as I recover from substance abuse?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

During your recovery, you can expect to experience withdrawal. Symptoms include anxiety or depression, convulsions, nausea, sweating and muscle spasms.

Talk to your healthcare provider to determine whether medical care is warranted. Your doctor may consider medication to help with withdrawal.

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