The specific steps of methadone rehab process vary according to the person and the treatment plan being used. However, most addiction rehabs provide: detox, medication therapy, psychological treatment and aftercare services. Find out more about what each of these services includes.
Methadone rehab costs about $20K for a 28-day inpatient program and $3.5K for an outpatient program. Ideas on financing rehab + average cost breakdowns here.
Methadone has a high potential for abuse and may lead to serious psychological or physical dependence. How can you tell if you are addicted, or not? We review the main signs here.
Are you looking for ways to stop methadone use? Quitting methadone use depends on proper tapering, your physical and emotional health, as well as your personality and expectations. More about stopping methadone safely, here.
Methadone is considered an extremely addictive drug. Learn more about the physically addictive potential of methadone, here.
One way to help a methadone addict is to learn how to approach them and to try to convince them to enter treatment. Read more about what to do if your friend or loved one is facing a methadone addiction problem.
By affecting the way the brain works, long-term methadone use can change one’s behavior, mood, emotions and psychological health. Check out the details in this infographic.
How can long-term and chronic methadone abuse harm your physical health? We show all negative effects of methadone on the body in this infographic.
Is methadone addiction possible? Of course! Methadone is an opioid medication which affects the brain. Learn about the effects of methadone abuse and addiction in this infographic.
Can you travel and take methadone as a guest in another clinic? We talk with guest dosing service provider, AMS of Delaware, about your methadone dosing options. More here on costs, planning, and availability of methadone while on vacation.