How to Detox from Methadone

Many health care professionals and addiction treatment center use methadone to treat opiate addiction like heroin. But long-term use of the drug can result in drug dependence. Eventually, the event will lead to drug addiction. When taken properly as prescribed, methadone is relatively safe. Some of the uses of methadone include:    treatment for opiate addiction    as… Continue reading How to Detox from Methadone

What Helps Methadone Withdrawal Symptoms?

Symptoms of Withdrawal Withdrawal symptoms of methadone addiction show similarities that of other opiates like heroin and morphine. Some of the symptoms include flu-like symptoms such as:    Chills    Fever    Anxiety    Muscle aches    Stomach pains    Nausea    Vomiting    Sweating    Rapid heartbeat    Stomach cramps    Irritability    Paranoia    Diarrhea    Cravings    Insomnia    Hallucinations    Depression The symptoms may look like simple but… Continue reading What Helps Methadone Withdrawal Symptoms?

Where does Cocaine came from?

The Origin and History of Cocaine Purified Cocaine comes from the leaves of the Erythroxylon coca bush native in South America. Dated back more than 3000 BC, ancient civilization used coca leaves for its properties to:    relieve fatigue    increase energy    lessen hunger    increase the production rate    increase oxygen intake The above mentioned are the much-needed… Continue reading Where does Cocaine came from?

What is Methadone?

Methadone is an opioid medication and also referred as a narcotic. The drug reduces withdrawal symptoms for users undergoing heroin and other narcotic drug rehabilitation treatment. For rehab cases, methadone relieves pain and serves as a part of detoxification process without causing the ‘high’ associated with addiction. Only certified pharmacies can administer methadone for maintenance… Continue reading What is Methadone?