Yes, methadone is generally a safe long-acting opioid medication. More on methadone safety and efficiency in addiction treatment here.
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Methadone is a synthetic opioid analgesic used as a substitute drug in the treatment of morphine and heroin addiction. Learn more about methadone side effects and addiction potential, here.
Where did it all start? More on the opioid epidemic and today's over-prescription of painkillers. Why do people abuse opiates and how can they be treated? The scoop here.
How can you learn to live again after leaving an addict. One woman has lived to tell the tale and guide others to a more fulfilling and free life. More here.
What are the lies we tell ourselves when we don't want to face the truth about a loved one's addiction? Read how you can seek and acknowledge truth, here.
Narcotic painkiller addiction is currently diagnosed in teenagers…which brings the risk of cross-addiction to heroin. More on prevention programs and what parents can do here.
How can you restore trust with loved ones? Can you mend broken relationships? Seven (7) practical tips for building trust after a bout with addiction. More here.
Do you suspect that a loved one is hiding an addiction? Parents, kids, spouses, lovers, and friends…all can become adept at functioning even when they are suffering inside. So, what is addiction? And what can you do about it? We review here. Then, we invite your feedback and questions at the end.
Naloxone is a medication that can help reduce opioid overdose deaths and save the lives of thousands of people. What are the benefits and should it be available OTC? Learn more here.
Yes, fentanyl is a Schedule II substance under the Controlled Substances Act. More on this legal definition, fentanyl’s abuse potential and narcotic status here.