Opioid addiction treatment is required because no one gets free from the addiction without the help from doctors. Opioids bring changes in the functions of brains and this is why addicts even think and act differently. Even after they experience the negative effects of this addiction, they are unable to move away from it. Only experienced doctors can lessen the addiction with the help of medications and behavioral therapies. Norton Health Care is a trusted rehab clinic at Norton MA and it comes up with the best approaches for addiction recovery. Those who really want to stop the use of Opioids contact us and get the best information for your treatment. Our doctors also accept insurance for treatments and that brings down the cost to some extent.
Norton Health Care conducts addiction therapy applying the MAT (Medication Assisted Treatment) recovery process. The success of the treatment is higher since it touches the modern process of addiction recovery by including the latest development in medications and behavioral therapies. Behavioral therapy plays an important role in addiction treatment. It focuses on the social and economic cause of addiction and includes family and friends of addicts to improve the addiction condition. It also boosts their confidence and instills a positive thought in them.
Three main medications have been used by our doctor for the treatment process and every name works differently for your addiction treatment. Methadone and buprenorphine are the medicines that lower your withdrawal symptoms by acting similarly as full Opioids agonists do but these medications are less effective and they do not cause addiction when taken in a prescribed manner. Some people have misconceptions that these drugs also create dependence. They are designed for treating your opioid addictions and they bring back the balance of the affected part of your brain. They heal your brain while you are recovering.
At Norton Health Care, doctors prescribe suboxone for addiction treatment. Suboxone is a combination drug made of buprenorphine and naloxone – an opioid antagonist that reduces the chances of opioid overdose. Suboxone is a widely used drug and it offers a faster recovery. These medications can be taken for a month, a year, or a lifetime in always the prescribed manner.
There is another medication called Naltrexone approved by FDA and this medication works differently from the other two. It does not have any contribution to suppressing withdrawal symptoms and craving. Rather, it focuses on the highs generated by Opioids taken illegally or wrongly. It is great medicine for preventing relapse. Naltrexone can be taken only when your body has no trace of Opioids. Generally, the treatment with this medication started 7 to 10 days after the last dose.
At Norton Health Care, you will get the best support for your addiction treatment. We have the best team of doctors. We have three main branches – Norton MA and Salem and Dover NH. Consult with our doctor and fix your appointments. DR. AFAQUE AKHTER is one of our best physicians who prescribe suboxone for your addiction treatment. Paul Coutu, M.D. also treats patients with opioid addictions. Visit our official websites to know more about the doctors and select your treatment.