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Oversight--methadone maintenance program, Buffalo, N.Y.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Public Health and Environment.

Oversight--methadone maintenance program, Buffalo, N.Y.

Hearing, Ninety-second Congress, second session ...

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Public Health and Environment.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Methadone hydrochloride.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMarch 23, 1972.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .I5567 1972c
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 82 p.
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5390987M
    LC Control Number72602369

    Methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) is a comprehensive treatment program that involves the long-term prescribing of methadone as an alternative to the opioid on which the client was dependent. Central to MMT is the provision of counselling, case management and other medical and psychosocial services. The Basics of a Methadone Maintenance Program. The philosophy behind offering a methadone maintenance program is that using drug replacement therapy can help reduce the negative consequences of addiction and allow opiate users to function at a higher level.

      Seeking opioid addiction treatment is a long and emotional road. Here's what you need to know about methadone maintenance and how effective it is for long term recovery. To get help as soon as possible contact us at () The National Alliance for Medication Assisted Recovery (NAMA Recovery) is an organization composed of medication assisted treatment patients and supporters of quality medication assisted treatment. We have thousands of supporters worldwide, and chapters in many localities.

      It’s Not Too Late. Methadone abuse and addiction can be deadly. In , there were ab emergency department visits related to the misuse or abuse of methadone. 1 Don’t allow yourself or your loved one to succumb to a methadone addiction or potential overdose. It’s never too late to seek treatment. Understanding Methadone Maintenance Treatment Under the Steady-State System What is methadone? Methadone is a synthetic opioid that is used as a medication to treat: (1) opioid addiction, (2) opioid detoxification, and (3) chronic pain. When used to treat opioid addiction, it is referred to as “methadone for maintenance treatment” or MMT.


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Oversight--methadone maintenance program, Buffalo, N.Y by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Public Health and Environment. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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This site profiles solutions for those suffering with opiate abuse or dependency, and aims to educate the public on the value of medication-assisted treatment. PATIENT INFORMATION BOOKLET ON METHADONE MAINTENANCE THERAPY Methadone is a long-acting, synthetic drug that was first developed to provide long lasting analgesia in the battle-field during the World War II.

It was first used in the maintenance treatment of drug addiction in the United States in the mid s. Methadone Maintenance Program. Add to Favorites Request Information Print Page Email Page Export Selected.

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Methadone Maintenance. Methadone Maintenance programs are for people that have a strong support system at home, and are confident that they can get sober and stay sober without an Methadone Detoxification Program. Methadone programs have a lower success rate if the person attending the program is subjected to temptation at home, work or by friends in their.

According to a study done in New York, those in MMT were less likely to have HIV from intravenous drug use complications over those who were not in treatment. Success with a Methadone Maintenance Program. The success of an MMT plan depends on the combination of dose, formulation, distribution, and duration.

Opioid addiction is a chronic medical condition most effectively treated with medication and counseling. 1 Long-term methadone treatment reduces the individual and societal costs of addiction, 2, 3 and is more effective than methadone treatment of limited duration.

4 – 6 Access to methadone treatment in the United States is restricted to opioid treatment programs (OTPs). Methadone is a medication from the class of drugs known as opioids that is commonly prescribed for the treatment of severe pain such as that associated with chronic illnesses such as cancer.

The drug can also be used under the supervision of a doctor or treatment professional to control opiate withdrawal symptoms in patients who are physically dependent on opiates or opioids. The New York department seized clandestine meth labs between and In fact, New York is among the top states with the maximum number of substance abuse cases.

To counter this growing menace, rehabs, use specific medication that helps a person get rid of a chronic dependency on the drug, and move towards good health.

A comprehensive evaluation of methadone maintenance programs in New York City, Philadelphia, and Baltimore was undertaken in order to ascertain the effectiveness of this treatment modality.

It was found that intravenous drug use among these patients decreased by 71 percent from preadmission levels and that crime was reduced by 79 percent. These. Niagara Frontier Publications. Whitehaven Road, Grand Island, NY Phone: Fax:.

Based out of Bronx, New York, Methadone Maintenance Program is a multi-faceted substance abuse organization with various flexible drug and alcohol addiction treatment options, including Counseling. In addition to these treatment options, there are drug and alcohol addiction treatment areas of specialization to further help struggling addicts.The Westside Methadone Maintenance Program for heroin addiction involves daily dispensing of methadone, supervised urine screens, and long-term outpatient counseling The goal of the maintenance program is to reduce the dependency of heroin and replace that addiction with methadone treatment.

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