What is methadone treatment?

Answer Methadone is a synthetic narcotic that has been used to treat drug addiction to opiates such as heroin and morphine in the United States since 1971, according to the American Academy of Family Phys... Read More »

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Federal Methadone Treatment Laws?

Supplying methadone as a treatment option for heroin addicts has long been a controversial topic in the United States. In 1997, the National Institute of Health released a report stating that opiat... Read More »

Does Medicaid cover methadone maintenance treatment?

On One Hand: State Medicaid Programs Cover MethadoneAs part of its 2011 budget justification for the U.S. Senate appropriations committee, the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare (CMS) explained tha... Read More »

When mothers are in methadone treatment are the babies born addicted?

yes, they can be born addicted. every mother and every pregnancy is different. i know of a baby born to a mother that was already using methadone when she became pregnant. the mom had been on metha... Read More »

How long should a methadone patient take to get off of methadone on 60mg?

my fiancee has been on it for 2 yrs and they say it is the hardest thing to dtox off of are you in the clinic well e-mail I will answer better then