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What is Suboxone?

Suboxone is a medication that combines buprenorphine and naloxone. It’s approved by the U.S. FDA to treat opioid use disorder (OUD). OUD is the misuse of opioids that causes significant distress and impairment. While Methadone is a popular option for the treatment of opioid misuse, Suboxone medication is considered a viable pharmaceutical alternative due to […]

What is Methadone?

Methadone is a long-acting opioid medication used in medication-assisted treatment (MAT). It helps people to reduce or quit their use of shorter-acting opioids like heroin, oxycodone, fentanyl, or hydromorphone. It is safe and effective when it’s taken as prescribed, and it allows individuals to recover from their additions. Here’s what you should know about what […]