MAT Podcast

Is There An Opioid Medication-Assisted Treatment MAT Podcast?

What is the best podcast to listen to about MAT? Of all of the substance use disorders, opioid addiction is probably the deadliest. Therefore, it is important that we have more open discussions about how to address this dangerous form of substance abuse in our community. Podcasters who host audio and video media programs on […]

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How Can I Find A Doctor That Will Prescribe Suboxone?

Why don’t more doctors prescribe Suboxone? When it comes to treating addiction to opioids and opiates, Suboxone treatment is becoming the gold standard. There are, in fact, more doctors prescribing Suboxone all the time. At least there are doctors taking the required course and registering to be allowed to prescribe suboxone. So, why is it […]

ZubSolv Doctors Near Me

What is the Best Way to Find a ZubSolv Doctor Near Me?

How can you find a ZubSolv Doctor in your area? I have received several calls and emails asking me this question recently, so I thought I would put together a post to discuss some ways to find a doctor or nurse practitioner who can prescribe ZubSolv, used for MAT or medication assisted treatment. This is […]

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Getting Off Suboxone: Tapering To The Drop Off

How do I go about getting off Suboxone? First of all, you should only do this under the supervision of your doctor. However, it does not hurt to have a conversation about it first. After all, it is you who will go through the taper. So, what should you discuss with your doctor about getting […]

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New Buprenorphine Is A Shot Of Hope For Opiate and Opioid Addicts

A New Hope For Recovery From Opioid Addiction Buprenorphine saves lives. In fact, it has been helping people to overcome opioid addiction for nearly two decades. While it is one of the best tools we have, there are problems. The new buprenorphine solves several of the more significant issues. Problems following directions As they say […]

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Naltrexone Therapy

What is naltrexone? This drug, used in naltrexone therapy, is an opioid receptor blocker. Hence, when you take Naltrexone, it blocks many of your body’s opioid receptors. So, why would you want this to happen? Why would you want naltrexone therapy? What is naltrexone therapy good for? Interestingly, this drug helps with both opioid addiction […]