(Post Acute Withdrawal Syndrome)
Withdrawal symptoms that continue after the initial acute withdrawal passes;
The symptoms are less severe but can be long lasting.
The symptoms are the result of long-term changes to the brain due to addiction.
It is these withdrawal symptoms that drive many to relapse even months after drug use ends.
TYPES OF PAW SYMPTOMS:
1. Inability to think clearly,
2. Memory problems,
3. Emotional overreactions or numbness,
4. Sleep disturbances,
5. Physical coordination problems,
6. Stress sensitivity.