Prescription Based Remedies

01 Aug 2015

The Suboxone Problem

August 1st, 2015|Prescription Based Remedies|0 Comments

Suboxone (buprenorphine) is a drug that was invented in the 1970s in Great Britain, but did not appear on the American market until 2003. It was intended to be the new opiate replacement therapy, better than methadone for the opiate addict going through withdrawal. Suboxone was intended to be […]

29 Jul 2015

Is Methadone Maintenance Treatment Safe?

July 29th, 2015|Prescription Based Remedies|0 Comments

Methadone is a synthetic opioid often used in the process of drug detoxification and therapy. Clinics using this form of drug therapy must send special applications and be approved by both the DEA and FDA as methadone is a highly controlled and monitored substance, and is deeply habit-forming. This […]

27 Jul 2015

A History of Methadone

July 27th, 2015|Prescription Based Remedies|0 Comments

Today, methadone is most often associated with drug treatment facilities and is considered a valuable but controversial substance for the management of heroin addiction. Supporters of treatment clinics believe this synthetic opioid can help addicts rehabilitate by substituting their illicit drug for one without symptoms of withdrawal, easing their […]