Are sneezing and coughing common symptoms of drug withdrawal?
Drug withdrawal symptoms vary from person to person. You should consult
a medical professional if you have concerns about your symptoms, and we
strongly encourage you to enroll in a professional detoxification facility
for the best results.
That being said, some people experience withdrawal symptoms that mimic
symptoms of the
common cold, or sometimes the flu. For example, within the first few hours of your detox or withdrawal,
you may experience sneezing, nausea, and general feelings of uneasiness.
Some people argue that
opiates can suppress chronic cough (although the effect of opiates in intractable chronic cough has never
been studied), some people believe that detoxification from drugs can
bring back a cough that may have been suppressed by the drug use.
Mental Health Daily also suggests that withdrawal symptoms will differ depending on whether
a person quits cold turkey or opts for replacement therapy, how addicted
a person is, the dosage the person was accustomed to using, and the length
of time the person was using drugs.
withdrawal symptoms for both alcohol and drugs, naming everything from anxiety and shakiness
to vomiting and seizures. Because drug and alcohol withdrawal symptoms
can sometimes be life-threatening, individuals are strongly encouraged
to seek professional help in a