Alcohol is one of the most dangerous and difficult things to detox from. Detoxing from alcohol can actual result in death and cause you permanent damage in many ways. If you are addicted to alcohol and need an alcohol detox program the New Leaf Detox and Treatment in Laguna Niguel can help.

We are here to provide you with all the information you may need on Alcohol Detox so you can make the best decision for your treatment.

What is the process for Alcohol Detox?

Your body must adjust to not having alcohol in it. If you suddenly stop putting alcohol in your body without taking the right precautions, it can take a heavy toll, and even cause death. Your body needs to adjust slowly in order to detox from alcohol, because your body has become reliant on it over time. There are specialized programs for alcohol detox because it is so dangerous without proper medical supervision.

Can I complete alcohol detox at home?

You may feel like you can get through alcohol detox at home on your own. But doing so isn’t a great idea. Not only because it is dangerous, and can result in death or permanent injury, but it is far more likely you will relapse if you try without professional help. Alcohol withdrawals are intense and painful and can be accompanied by hallucinations as well. Alcohol detox is painful and difficult, when under the watchfull eye of a medical professional you will not only be safe, but we will be able to help manage the pain and discomfort of withdrawal. We try to make the withdrawal process as painless and comfortable as possible, with not only helps you complete the process of detox but maintain sobriety after the fact.

How Long does it take to complete alcohol detox?

The total amount of time it takes depends on the length of time you have been abusing alcohol among many others such as:

  • Age
  • Gender
  • Severity of addiction
  • Genetic factors
  • And length of Addiction

The average time it takes to complete alcohol detox is about 72 hours. Withdrawal symptoms can begin about 6 hours after your last drink and peak within 24 hours.

New Leaf Detox and Treatment can get you started with alcohol detox in Laguna Niguel

If you are ready to begin your journey to sobriety then we are here for you. We will provide you with al the information you need, check your insurance coverage, or help you with financing so that you can start your road to recovery today.

We will personalize a treatment plan for you based on your needs and personal history. Completing detox is the first step on the way to recovery and gaining control of your life. Begin your journey today with New Leaf in Laguna Niguel, and San Juan Capistrano, Orange County today!

Call us today and one of our specialist can help you get stated and give you the information you need to begin your recovery.