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Methadone vs. Suboxone: What choice is best?

Recovery options for addicts today offer a wide range of programs to suit many different individual needs. In my opinion, and also what worked best for me was “Maintenance Therapy”. The two main maintenance therapies available right now are Methadone and Suboxone. This article takes a detailed look at the differences of both.

A Scary Revelation

I’ve Just been searching around on the web and came across some scary conversations on a popular #1 ranked addiction forum. Now I realize that it’s not the proprietor’s fault, I just was amazed about how uneducated the public still is about Suboxone and Subutex. Apparently, people are using Subutex to “ween” themselves off of […]

Toward an Individual Approach to Methadone Therapy of Heroin Addicts

Between 750,000 and 1 million people in the United States are addicted to heroin, a semi-synthetic opioid made from the seeds of opium poppies. This highly addictive, illegal drug is converted in the brain into morphine, which binds to opioid receptors (which normally bind pain-relieving peptides produced by the brain) to produce a euphoric rush […]

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