Month: September 2019

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Opioid Addiction Warning Signs

September 19, 2019

Opioid painkillers, also called opiates, are narcotic pain-relieving drugs such as morphine, Dilaudid and hydrocodone. These drugs provide effective pain...

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What Does Opioid Dependence Mean?

September 9, 2019

When you’re learning about opioids and their effects on the body, you may see the terms “dependence” and “addiction.” While...

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Which Is Better — Methadone or Suboxone®?

September 5, 2019

Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) involves medications that include methadone and Suboxone®. Both of these medicines reduce withdrawal symptoms and cravings to...

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