Whether you choose an outpatient or inpatient setting for methadone treatment should be based on your individual needs and preferences.
Articles on Methadone
Learn about how methadone use could lead to a failed drug test, and why you should seek this treatment anyway.
Many people are opposed to having methadone clinics in their communities for fear of a rise in criminal behavior.
Those who use methadone to overcome an addiction to painkillers or heroin have to consider the eventual need to wean off of methadone, or to remain on it indefinitely.
Methadone will help to restore chemical imbalances created by heroin addiction, making it easier to focus on your recovery.
The following tips will help you find the free methadone clinic that best meets your needs.
Heroin addiction can leave long-term damage on the mind and body that requires intensive treatment in order to recover.
Methadone maintenance treatment is a proven effective treatment for heroin addiction recovery.
Whether used for pain or addiction recovery, methadone use holds a high risk for abuse and must be monitored closely.
If you use methadone for an extended period of time, you could experience a number of unpleasant long term side effects.