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What to expect after detox?

I have posted here a couple of times, about my husbands 20 year use of oxy.  At this point he has agreed to go to detox on Thursday.  After the detox, what can I expect he will be like and will he need further treatment.

I would guess that he will still need some kind of medical support as well as counseling

What is the usual treatment after detox?

Thanks so much..

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How long is the detox schedule?  That's going to help pinpoint what issues he may be dealing with.  A person coming out of a fast detox (a week or two) is going to have significantly different issues than a person coming out of a longer term rehab environment (90 days to 6 months).  Also, what's included as far as treatment from the facility?
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That is a really long time.I wish you the best.Will be praying for you.
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