• The most dangerous side effect of OxyContin use is respiratory depression which could be fatal especially if the drug is being abused and an overdose occurs.
  • OxyContin is illegally diverted for abuse in several ways including pharmacy diversion, "doctor shopping," and improper prescribing practices by physicians.
  • The abuse potential of Morphine is among the highest when compared to other analgesics which are available and in use to treat chronic pain.
  • Standardized clinical tests are used in an inpatient drug treatment facility setting to evaluate the severity of withdrawal symptoms throughout the detoxification procedure.


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Hospital Inpatient - Mc Lain, Mississippi

Any person who is severely addicted to drugs or alcohol will benefit tremendously by attending a hospital inpatient rehab program. These types of programs are geared towards physical health, mental health and medical stabilization. Recovering persons will have access to medication as well as medical staff around the clock. While not every drug addict requires this level of care, it is helpful to those who have serious physical addiction problems to drugs or alcohol. Hospital inpatient programs often last several days to several weeks. Once the hospital inpatient portion of their recovery is finished they may choose to enter a sober living setting or transfer into an outpatient program.

  • Merit Health Biloxi
    46 miles from Mc Lain, Mississippi
    Merit Health Biloxi is a Substance Abuse Treatment Program that is located at:

    150 Reynoir Street
    Biloxi, MS. 39530

    If you would like to contact Merit Health Biloxi, you can reach them at 228-436-1477.

    Merit Health Biloxi offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance