MMethadone is a synthetic medication that is used to reduce withdrawal symptoms and cravings for recovering Opiate addicts. Methadone is available in pill and liquid form and cannot be prescribed by just any doctor.
Medical-assisted treatment (MAT) using Methadone is as a form of chemical treatment for those who are addicted to Opiate derived medication like Morphine, Oxycodone, and/or Hydrocodone. Methadone is mainly used in conjunction other treatment modalities for narcotic substance abuse.
This medication is highly regulated as it is easy to overdose on if dosage is wrong or abused. Many Methadone clinics will not distribute this medication if the user is not enrolled in a treatment program, however, reports of abuse have been found across the nation.
Studies have shown a decrease in relapse potential by 60 to 90% and ensures a full recovery from Opiate addictions. Depending on the severity of the addiction, Methadone assisted treatment may be used as a relapse preventive for the remaining duration of the person’s life.
Legally treatment centers are obligated to keep all information about patients recovery private and secure. We understand that your path to recover is your business and no one else's. Exclusive facilities are also available that are equipped with private rooms for added privacy while clients go through the recovery process.
It's your path to recovery and only you can walk it - but with the right help, there will be a light at the end of the tunnel.