Inhalant Addiction Treatment

Inhalant Addiction

Inhalants addiction and abuse while not as widespread as other drug or alcohol issues in Canada, it is a serious problem that can lead to death.  Inhalants are made up of many possible chemical substances that can you kill you the first time you try them.  1000 Islands Addiction Rehab provides comprehensive and supportive treatment programs for those who are suffering from inhalant addiction.

Inhalant Addiction and Withdrawal

Medical supervised detoxification is one of the first steps required to successful addiction withdrawal. The withdrawal can have widespread symptoms such as muscle cramps, severe headaches, sweating agitation, nausea, chills, convulsions and hallucination.

Proper medical supervision is required to ensure a safe transition from the chemical dependency.

The Seriousness Inhalant Abuse

Inhalants deplete brain function and can change respiration and oxygen exchange. This can cause death even without a high.

Sudden Sniffing Death Syndrome is the fatal result of excessive and prolonged inhalants addiction. Inhalant use can stimulate the neurotransmitter for regulating mood and motivation. This increases temptation and causes the addiction.

Different Types of Inhalants

There are four main categories of inhalants:


Liquids are one group of substance that is quite common with inhalant addiction and they normally vaporize at normal room temperatures. The likes of felt-tip marker fluids, paint thinners, glues, gasoline, and de-greasers are liquid inhalants that can have drastic effects on the brain.


Sprays including hair sprays, deodorants, and spray paints are also deadly when you are hooked into inhaling these substances in large dosage or amount. Vegetable oil sprays, fabric protector sprays, and cooking oil sprays are also included in the category.

Gases & Nitrites

Gases and nitrites are the other 2 types of inhalants that cause inhalants addiction especially the extreme sniffing or medical anasthetic, butane lighters, whipped cream dispensers, and refrigerants.

The Signs Of Inhalant Dependence

Withdrawal symptoms when you don’t get a fix.

Using Inhalants daily or on a frequent basis

Lying to friends and family about your use of inhalants

“The Need” to use in order to feel normal

Inhalant Addiction Treatment

1000 Islands Addiction Rehab has the programs needed to treat inhalant addiction. Our facility located in the 1000 Islands is the ideal setting for medical and therapeutic recovery. We offer an exclusive, private, and confidential program for people that are struggling with substance abuse. Every issues is unique and your program is handled by our expert and trained professionals. Our inhalants addiction treatment includes medically supervised detoxification, individual and group counselling sessions and family support.

Inhalants are so dangerous that even one time use can cost you your life. If you or a loved one needs help 1000 Islands Addiction Rehab is here for you. Call us for inquiries and more details!

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