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5 Drug Treatments that Cure Opiate Addiction

Detox

Do you have an opiate addition? Are other people telling you that you have an opiate addiction? It may be time to look for treatment. I know that sounds scary and hard, but there are many different kinds of treatments out there to help you get back on your feet and get others off your back. Here are 5 drug treatments to look into.

  1. Methadone
    First, we have methadone. Methadone is long acting and gets rid of withdrawal symptoms. With a methadone treatment you could eliminate any kind of withdrawal feeling from not taking your opiod drug of choice. Of course, you would then have to slowly work your way off methadone, but it is much easier than getting over your opiate addiction. This is an effective treatment, but it is not the most effective.
  2. Buprenorphine
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