Post Archives tagged ‘methadone abuse’



Woman Sentenced to Federal Jail Time

Posted on: March 13th, 2014 by
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Woman charged in Methadone overdose deaths of Perry County men

Posted on: December 19th, 2013 by
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­­Methadone: Do the Risks Outweigh the Benefits?

Posted on: December 17th, 2013 by
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­­Methadone

Do the Risks Outweigh the Benefits?

Even though methadone accounts for only 2% of all prescribed opioids, it has attributed to 30% of all opioid related deaths.

 

  Methadone is an opioid used to treat pain and to treat addiction to heroin and other opioids. In 2009 there were 5000 methadone related deaths nationwide.

 

Who Oversees Methadone Maintenance?

WARNING IN CANADA! Methadone dose will be 10 times more concentrated, raising fears of future overdose deaths

Posted on: December 13th, 2013 by
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WARNING IN CANADA! Methadone dose will be 10 times more concentrated, raising fears of future overdose deaths-PLEASE CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING.

Women Steals Checks to Buy Methadone

Posted on: July 16th, 2013 by
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Wait a minute.......I thought methadone reduced crime. Women Steals Checks to Buy Methadone-Click Here to Read Full Story

7 charged with selling methadone, other drugs in Cloquet

Posted on: December 21st, 2012 by
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Former Duluth clinic patient: Success depends on personal responsibility

Posted on: October 4th, 2012 by
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Former Duluth clinic patient: Success depends on personal responsibility-The 26-year-old Cloquet woman charged today in connection with a crash that killed two Carlton County Highway Department workers was on her way back from a regular visit to a methadone clinic....Click Here For Full Story 

Methadone madness: Users slam claim that drug is being used to cure addiction

Posted on: August 22nd, 2012 by
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Methadone In The News Links

Posted on: January 6th, 2012 by
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