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[22 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

In accordance with the latest reports, about One out of every 10 Americans misuse one of these simple drugs sooner or later in their lifetime, contributing to One out of 30 moves through opiate drug detox at least one time. Opiate drugs consist of heroine, morphine, codeine, methadone, as well as other doctor prescribed painkillers such as Dilaudid, Vicodin, and Oxycontin. Of all unlawful prescription drugs, opiates would be the simplest to get hooked on, and they’ve the sharpest raises in building up a tolerance.
It’s easy to turn into dependent …

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[21 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

Just after starting a Methadone preservation plan, there is certainly hardly any work to get narcotics customers alcohol free by having a methadone detoxing method in spite of the fact the physical and mental adverse reactions of Methadone can  be extremely harmful, not forgetting the mental side effect from the medicine. And also being made as a high-impact agony reducer, Methadone can also be recommended as a substitute for strong drugs.
Very truthfully, this really is also known as man-made or artificial narcotics, and it is execution as a substitute …

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Vitamins Help in Methadone Maintenance
[15 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

Methadone can be an artificial opiate with the attributes just like organic opiates for example opium, morphine and narcotics. Extended utilization of opiates leads to patience, and both equally psychological and physical addictions to the opiate side effects. Scientific tests have stated that opiate dependency is really a continual, ongoing illness in the human brain that presently there is absolutely no identified remedy. Methadone Preservation Treatment is regarded as the thoroughly analyzed and preferred.

Methadone is definitely an orally carried out medicine which may be substituted with other opiates that are …

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Beyond Methadone: Support Therapies in Methadone Maintenance Programs
[18 Jun 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

Opiate addiction and recovery programs go beyond mere drug use and intervention. Apart from the methadone has given at methadone clinics, recovery addicts should have other forms of care. The emotional and psychological aspects of addiction are just as important as the opiates themselves and if they are addressed during recovery the chances of relapse can be drastically reduced.

The root cause of opiate addiction has been never mere experimentation with drugs. Often, an addict starts out trying to numb his pain. Such pain can be physical (the chief reason for …

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Why You Shouldn’t Quit Cold-Turkey
[17 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]

People who decide to quit opiates cold-turkey often overrate their determination. Things will soon get pretty bleak. Most people who decide to quit cold-turkey without professional help does not really understand how opiate addiction sets in and how a sudden, total detox can do more harm than good.

Drug addiction starts to develop a few days into regular use of opiates. It rewires the brain to recognize and seek opiates as its primary, and later sole, source of pleasure and excitation. The opioid receptors in the brain are constantly stimulated and …

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[17 Feb 2010 | 15 Comments | ]

I am married to an addict. We have been through the iraq war, and many other deployments. He is not addicted to a plathora of drugs and has been stealing from our family and friends.
What if you’ve been informed that there is a limited period of time to live as you have not a curable disorder? However, it’s not the body that may pass away only your brain. Through out your lifetime you may be forced to live with this not curable illness! As a way to control this ailment …

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[11 Feb 2010 | 4 Comments | ]

I am on methadone at the Discovery House in Bangor, they make me bring in my scheduled prescriptions twice a month so they can count them. I do not like doing this as ppl. Who are not really trying to recover from addiction know that you have something scheduled because they see them counting the pills. Then lot of people asks to buy them and it’s very annoying and uncomfortable.

They make us have locked boxes to take methadone off the property why should we have to take out prescriptions from …

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[8 Feb 2010 | 4 Comments | ]

I have become a Tramadol addict i need at least 500mg a day or I feel sick, get cold sweats, and extreme depression, going to private clinic tomorrow to start methadone program, starting with the lowest dose, I know that it usually is for people coming off heroin, but if I do not get on the methadone I will end o.d. at home. Sorry have asked similar ques. before, anyone have any, comments, advice, experience, with either of the evils?

Tramadol addiction takes place when the individual using the medicine …

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HELP! I am a vicodin addict am starting a methadone clinic?
[15 Jan 2010 | 2 Comments | ]

i have been on klonopin for about 5 years. in order to be in the clinic i s had to stop cold turkey 6 days ago. I am sooooo sick. ive never been this sick in my entire life. im having skipped heart beats,sweats,shocks,tunnel vision….. it just goes on and on. im no stranger to pain or anxiety- ive been getting blood clots for 18 years, thats why i started the vicodin. i have no excuse why i abused it. it didnt work as well, i was getting 240 a …

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Stuff I need to know about "Suboxone"?
[26 Nov 2009 | 3 Comments | ]

JASON B asked: I have an appt. Mon(its Wed/night) to hopefully start w/ suboxone treatment. I have abused opiates for about 13 yrs. Been to rehab a couple of times to detox off of Oxy’s. Stayed clean a couple of months then right back on them. For the last 3 months, I have been strictly taking methadone(about 60 to 80 mgs/day). I reckon my question is… what should i tell my doctor? Should i stop using methadone tonight? i’ve read that you can’t start suboxone if you have methodone in …