There are some medications that can help with the symptom of “chills” related to opioid withdrawal, particularly a medication called “Clonidine.” Ask your provider about medication options to help stop chills from opiate withdrawal.
Elena Hill, MD, MPH
Elena Hill, MD; MPH received her MD and Masters of Public Health degrees at Tufts Medical School and completed her family medicine residency at Boston Medical Center. She is currently an attending physician at Bronxcare Health Systems in the Bronx, NY where she works as a primary care physician as well as part time in pain management and integrated health. Her clinical interests include underserved health care, chronic pain and integrated/alternative health.