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Marijuana Detox in Framingham, Massachusetts

In spite of what efforts to legalize and popular culture wants you to believe, it's a proven and scientific undeniable fact that marijuana can be an addictive drug that may cause both short and long-term physical and psychological harm to users. Much like other drugs, somebody who has used marijuana for a prolonged period of time will become addicted to its effects and may experience withdrawal symptoms when they initially stop using marijuana. Users today have very high grade marijuana available which wasn't true 10-20 years ago, making it a much larger issue.

Someone who uses marijuana often is really altering how the brain functions, therefore the brain can't just automatically readjust to normal operation when the person ceases using marijuana, this can take some time. People actually detox from marijuana, like any other drug, as the drug is eliminated from your body and the body readjusts to normal operation without marijuana. So marijuana detox can be a challenge for habitual users, because individuals will encounter withdrawal symptoms which are often difficult to endure. These symptoms may not be as physical in nature as heroin withdrawal for instance, but marijuana detox and withdrawal can cause severe depression and other psychological symptoms for chronic users. For this reason relapse is so common for individuals who attempt to quit using marijuana on their own. Marijuana detox services can be found at drug detox and drug treatment programs in Framingham to help people through this process so that they don't relapse and may receive further rehabilitation services after detox.

  • Spectrum Health Systems Inc
    214 Howard Street Framingham, MA. 01701
    (508) 875-5801


    Spectrum Health Systems Inc provides these treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment, Methadone Detox, Outpatient Drug Rehab, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Criminal Justice Clients, Marijuana Detox

    Payment Types: Self Pay, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance, Private Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale