Questions Tagged With opiate-addiction

is IOP appropriate for heroin addiction or do I need rehab?

Last updated June 23, 2014, 3:01 p.m.

Is Intensive Outpatient Therapy (also known as IOP or Intensive Outpatient Treatment) suited to ...

Is Intensive Outpatient Therapy (IOP) appropriate for heroin addiction treatment?

What is ZubSolv?

Last updated Jan. 8, 2014, 4:34 p.m.

Marketed like buprenorphine, for maintenance. What's the difference? (Zubsolv vs bupe?)

ZubSolv is marketed as an alternative opioid addiction treatment product, comparable to Buprenorphine, for maintenance programs. It is claimed to...

What is the purpose of Suboxone or Subutex during detox?

Last updated March 29, 2013, 7:58 p.m.

Some detox programs I read about give patients Suboxone or Subutex in their facilities. What is it for? Which is most preferred?

What are the risks of taking Suboxone while on other opiates?

Last updated March 29, 2013, 7:55 p.m.

Can I take Suboxone while on opioids, like hydrocodone, oxycodone and fentanyl? Is it safe?

What is the street price of Suboxone?

Last updated March 29, 2013, 7:49 p.m.

How much do Suboxone pills (tablets, Film, etc.) sell for on the street?

Can I take Suboxone while on Xanax?

Last updated March 29, 2013, 7:36 p.m.

Is it safe to take Suboxone while taking Xanax?

How addictive is Suboxone?

Last updated March 29, 2013, 7:20 p.m.

Can someone become addicted to Suboxone? If so, how easily?

Can Suboxone get you high?

Last updated March 29, 2013, 7:13 p.m.

Do you get high from taking Suboxone?

Can you buy Suboxone on the street?

Last updated March 29, 2013, 5:55 p.m.

Are people selling Suboxone on the street? If so, why? I thought Suboxone was for opiate addiction treatment...

Can you die from Suboxone withdrawal?

Last updated March 27, 2013, 8:30 p.m.

Suboxone and Suboxone Film are narcotics. If I stop taking Suboxone suddenly, could it be fatal?

Why do opiate overdoses (ODs) often occur when users relapse?

Last updated Aug. 23, 2012, 8:54 p.m.

When recovering opiate addicts relapse, heroin addicts in particular, why does it often results in an overdose? What makes opiates different from other drugs in this way?

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Are there other ways to treat chronic pain, besides pain pills?

Last updated July 28, 2012, 4:57 p.m.

With all of the drug addiction and especially painkiller addictions, should be (society) we looking at other ways of treating pain? Seems like all we hear is pills pills pills.

What is a "pill mill"?

Last updated July 28, 2012, 4:51 p.m.

It seems like every time I have read about Florida in the news lately, they are talking about these "pill mills". What are they? Do they exist anywhere else?

What is OxyNEO?

Last updated July 28, 2012, 4:36 p.m.

New uncrushable Oxycontin in Canada, that's all I know. Is it the new oxy for here in the states as well?

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What is opiate withdrawal like?

Last updated April 16, 2012, 5:28 p.m.

What are the symptoms? How long might it last? I know opiates can be classified as either short-acting or long-acting, is there a difference between their withdrawals?

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