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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 […]

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Dr. Steven Mougeot: Fighting Addiction With Science And Spirituality

Dr. Steven Mougeot, CEO and founder of Thrive Pharmacy in Jacksonville, Florida, uses the latest in science and technology to prepare compounded medications that rival and surpass the best that the pharmaceutical industry has to offer. These compounds include products that doctors can prescribe to help alcoholics and opioid addicts to get clean and sober. […]

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Bob Coates: The Opioid Crisis Response Act Of 2018

Frequently, I am asked about free and low cost treatment for opioid addiction. Whenever I write an article about patient assistance programs, I get a flood of calls and emails from people struggling with opioid addiction and also from the loved ones of the opioid addicted. Unfortunately, there are few options available right now. But […]

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Subcutaneous Buprenorphine: The Answer To The Opioid Crisis?

Getting under your skin When you start medication assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid addiction, your life gets better quickly. However, if you are like many other people, you may have some problems with the treatment. Most MAT medications are sublingual. What this means is that you put the medication under your tongue. You may experience […]

XODET: Opioid And Opiate Detox

XODET: The Mixed Up Nature Of Modern Drug Detox

A world of mixed up and backwards concepts when it comes to opioid addiction treatment What exactly is xodet? First, I want to apologize for this unusual blog post. You will notice that I am using some words that appear to be made up. In fact, they are either anagrams or reversals of words that […]

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Freedom of Staying Clean

Staying Clean is Freedom If you are struggling with quitting drugs, you have become aware of how your drug use has taken your freedom. It happens it obvious ways, such as going to being arrested and going to jail for a DUI, losing a job or career or being put away in an institution for […]

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Maintenance or Taper: What works best when quitting heroin?

Heroin use is increasing. Maintenance or Taper are treatment methods to help you quit. This deadly and highly addicting drug is destroying lives. Yet, there is hope. Medical treatment can help you to quit heroin. The question is, maintenance or taper? Detox programs use Subutex Subutex is a brand name for buprenorphine. This is a […]