is a narcotic analgesic with effects similar to morphine; the most prominent
of these involve the central nervous system and organs composed of smooth muscle.
When prescribed it is used for relief of moderate to severe pain. Demerol is
addictive. When the user repeatedly uses Demerol they build a tolerance to the
drug and this creates both a mental and physical addiction. When an individual
forms an addiction to Demerol they can no longer function without it. Demerol
addiction is devastating not only to the individual physically but emotionally
Demerol Withdrawal symptoms include but are not limited to:
Withdrawal symptoms can occur four to five hours after the last dose.
Demerol Withdrawal symptoms usually last 7 to 10 days. Individuals
who are unaware they have a Demerol addiction may respond to the pain of withdrawal
by taking another dose of Demerol.