Tag Archives: Opioids

  • 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...
  • Addiction to Codeine: Detox, Treatment and Rehab for Opioids
    Monday, May 21st, 2018

    Addiction to Codeine: Detox, Treatment and Rehab for Opioids

    Codeine is a mild opiate, typically prescribed as a minor pain reliever or cough suppressant. When patients use it as prescribed, codeine is relatively safe. However, when codeine is used recreationally and in combination with alcohol or other narcotics,...
  • 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...
  • What are the Side Effects of Vicodin? Withdrawals and Vicodin Detox
    Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

    What are the Side Effects of Vicodin? Withdrawals and Vicodin Detox

    Vicodin is a prescription medication given to patients experiencing moderate to severe pain. For millions of people, Vicodin represents an effective way of dealing with chronic pain. However, it is prone to produce dependence and often requires higher and...