A practical guide on how to help a loved one who is dealing with painkiller addiction here.
opiate addiction treatment
Addiction to narcotics is typically very difficult to overcome without rehab. But the cost of narcotics rehab should not prohibit you from seeking help. Still, cost is one of the biggest reasons that addicted individuals don’t seek treatment. If you or a loved one need narcotics rehab but are concerned about the cost, read on to get the facts.
A review of what happens during narcotic rehab. We look at typical program processes to let you know what you can expect!
How long does the average narcotic rehab stay last? Is a 30, 60, or 90 day stay preferred? We answer here.
All you need to know about opium addiction treatment. A definitive guide on where to ask for help and what to expect. More here.
Yes, Suboxone is generally a safe medication. More on manufacturer and FDA safety guidelines when using Suboxone in the treatment of opiate addiction here.
Yes, methadone is generally a safe long-acting opioid medication. More on methadone safety and efficiency in addiction treatment here.
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.
Revia is a brand name medication for a Rx drug containing naltrexone. While Revia is generally a safe medication, what precautions should you take when considering this med? More here, with a section at the end for your questions.
What is methadone and does it work as a treatment for opioid addiction? Methadone helps treat opioid addiction and keeps addicts off of heroin. Why is it not being used more widely? Derek Simon, Ph.D. helps us explore this issue here.