Hallucinogens Addiction Treatment
What we take from the self-explanatory word hallucinogens, in the 1996 National Household Survey on Drug Abuse, hallucinogens are the second to marijuana as most frequently used illicit drug in the United States with 10% of the adult population (about 2.1 million people) having used them at least once. This tells that more Americans have used hallucinogens than have used cocaine, heroin or other illegal drugs. The Widespread Use of Hallucinogenic Drugs Throughout Human History. Different Classes of Hallucinogenic Drugs. Conditions of Use that Influence the Behavioural Effects of Hallucinogens
Hallucinogens are a miscellaneous group of drugs that alter perception, reasoning, and feelings. They cause hallucinations, or impressions and images result living a non-existent life. Hallucinogens can be found in some plants, mushrooms can be prepared by humans. People have used hallucinogens for centuries, mostly for religious rituals. Learn about the health effects of hallucinogens some popular are Ayahuasca, DMT, D-Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD), Peyote (Mescaline), 4-Phosphoryloxy-N, N-Dimethyltryptamine (Psilocybin) etc.
Study indicates that classic hallucinogens function at least partially by temporarily disrupting transmission between brain chemical systems throughout the brain and spinal cord. Some hallucinogens interfere with the action of the brain chemical serotonin, which regulates mood, sensory perception, sleep, hunger, body temperature, sexual behaviour, intestinal muscle control and Dissociative hallucinogenic drugs interfere with the action of the brain chemical glutamate, which regulates pain perception, responses to the surroundings, emotions, learning and memory.
For short term use the addicted individual see images, hear sounds, and feel that seem real but don’t exist. The effects generally start within 20 to 90 minutes and can last as long as 12 hours in some cases (LSD) or as brief as 15 minutes in others (synthetic DMT).
Along with hallucinations, other short-term general effects are increased blood pressure,
intensified feelings and sensory understandings, off breathing rate, or body, temperature, dry mouth, sleep problems, conscientious experiences, feelings of relaxation, uncoordinated movements, excessive sweating.
In long-term, there are two effects that an addicted individual shows first is Persistent Psychosis—a string of continuing mental problems such as visual disruptions, disorganized thinking, paranoia
mood swings. The second is Hallucinogen Persisting Perception Disorder (HPPD)—recurrences of certain drug experiences, such as hallucinations or other visual disturbances. These flashbacks often happen without warning and may occur within a few days or more than a year after drug use. These symptoms are sometimes mistaken for other disorders, such as stroke or a brain tumour.
Some common symptoms are:
- Irresistible to use hallucinogens even after experiencing adverse consequences as
- Violent or aggressive behaviour
- Increased blood pressure
- Numbness in arms and the therapeutic story distress
- Vision problems
- Muscle spasms
- Cognitive symptoms:
- Poor judgment
- Social withdrawal
- Loss of interest in desirable activities
Hallucination Integrated Therapy
Hallucination-integrated-treatment at (HIT) comprises of several therapeutic modalities, cognitive behavioural therapy, coping workouts, family treatment, rehab therapeutics intervention, mobile crisis intervention, antipsychotic medication, and attitudinal and motivational techniques.
Treating hallucinogens dependence is challenging as it comes from the very root of our existence transit through genetics though some combination of haloperidol, olanzapine and risperidone with highly-precise medical support and supervised by a licensed expert
to reduce the false impressions and ideas as this help the addicted individuals to a have glimpse of reality and make them realise their potential and the cooperation required from their side to counter relapse restorative approach is consist of multi-level
support essential to maintain a cognitive balance which helps to get visible improvements gradually. This requires a team of supporting and caring with expertise in human psychology and response with the precise comprehensive ability to identify the indications of relapse, craving and any outcome from an unbalanced feeling.
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