Category Archives: Medication Assisted Treatment

  • Medication assisted treatment for co-occurring disorders
    Thursday, October 24th, 2019

    Medication assisted treatment for co-occurring disorders

    Medication Assisted Treatment Addiction Treatment has many facets, and sometimes Medication Assisted Treatment is not enough. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAHMSA), almost 40 percent of all people who experience addiction also have a...
  • Methadone Detox: Get off Long-Term Methadone Use
    Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

    Methadone Detox: Get off Long-Term Methadone Use

    If you’ve been using methadone for opioid replacement therapy or have been on long-term methadone use, it IS possible to get off this highly addictive pharmaceutical drug. If you are a parent or loved one of someone whose life...
  • How Long Should You Stay on Suboxone?
    Friday, October 13th, 2017

    How Long Should You Stay on Suboxone?

    What Is Suboxone? Suboxone is the brand name for the drug buprenorphine. Ingredients of Suboxone are either buprenorphine alone or combined with naloxone. It can be taken either as a tablet placed under the tongue until it melts or...