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The Dangers of Long Term Suboxone Use

April 1, 2018
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What is Suboxone?

Suboxone, once thought to be a miracle drug to treat opiate addiction, is actually causing an epidemic in it’s own right. Suboxone is a mixture of buprenorphine (a semi-synthetic opioid) and naloxone (an opiate blocker) and has seemingly become overprescribed […]

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The Effects of Painkillers on the Brain and Body

July 2, 2014
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Drug abuse of painkillers can cause harmful effects on the brain and body of the person using the substance. Painkillers can refer to a number of both over-the-counter (OTC), prescription and illicit drugs, but more often than not related to narcotic painkillers like Percocet, OxyContin and […]

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Zohydro: What is it? How bad is it? And will this new presription painkiller actually kill us all?

March 18, 2014
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Recently the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave approval of a potent new opioid painkiller, Zohydro. This new opiate, manufactured by a pharmaceutical company named Zogenix Inc., was approved by the FDA in October of this year, despite an 11-2 vote by its advisory committee […]

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Inpatient versus Outpatient Medically Supervised Opiate Detox Practices & Protocol

March 10, 2014
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Opiate addiction is a difficult addiction to deal with often due to the extreme physical withdrawal symptoms associated with this type of drug addiction. Opiates (or painkillers) can be natural or synthetic. Drugs like heroin, Fentanyl, hydrocodone, morphine, OxyContin and opium are types of opiates. When a […]

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