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Cough Medicine Rehab Centers and Detox Programs in Michigan

Michigan Cough and Cold Medicine Abuse and Rehabilitation

The drug problems that affect the people of Michigan include problems with many different street drugs, prescription medications, and over the counter drugs such as cough and cold medicine. Cough and cold medicine abuse typically affect younger individuals such as teens who can access the medications within the home, and they can be easily purchased. Cough medicines have a drug called Dextromethorphan within it, and when used in large quantities the drug can cause serious illness or even death when mixed with other drugs. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration website directory do offer a list of services for Michigan, but does not state what programs can treat cough or cold medicine addiction.

What are the side effects from abusing cough or cold medicine?

When people are abusing cough or cold medicine with other drugs, they will end up intensifying the effects, and face some serious side effects. Many different side effects exist with abusing cough and cold medicine that affect the person's mind and body, and some of these side effects can last a few hours. Some of the psychological effects include amnesia, psychosis, anxiety, depression, euphoria, confusion, and auditory and visual hallucinations. Some of the physical effects include sensory distortions, speech impairment, decreased sexual functioning, blurred vision, memory loss, dizziness, and high blood pressure.

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Hydrocodone-based cough syrup can also be addictive, such as Hycodan,  Hycomine and Tussionex.

Michigan Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Michigan Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Here is a list of the different Detox & Treatment Centers for cough medicine abuse in Michigan. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact one of our counselors at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Residential Rehabs for cough syrup Addiction in Michigan