Methadone Clinic Brewer, ME

Methadone Clinics in Brewer, ME

We found the following listings for methadone clinic in Brewer, ME. Are you searching for drug rehab, addiction centers and detox centers in Brewer that use Methadone, Suboxone, Buprenorphine or Subutex for opioid treatment? Choose a Brewer methadone clinic, suboxone clinical treatment and other medication assisted addiction clinics from our complete Brewer listings.

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Higher Ground Services

Higher Ground Services is a methadone clinic in Brewer, ME situated in Penobscot County at 235 Center Street, 04412 zip code area that also includes suboxone treatment services. In addition, Higher Ground Services offers case management, mental health services and mentoring/peer support. Higher Ground Services provides opioid treatment for children and adolescents and adults.

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(855) 205-4349
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Brewer Medical Center

Brewer Medical Center is a methadone clinic in Brewer, Maine located at 735 Wilson Street, 04412 zip code. Brewer Medical Center provides relapse prevention from naltrexone, naltrexone administration and suboxone prescription. Also, Brewer Medical Center offers transportation assistance, mentoring/peer support and early intervention for HIV. Brewer Medical Center includes opioid treatment for adults and young adults.

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(877) 883-4727
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Call (866) 434-2077 for 24/7 help with treatment.


Frequently asked questions at a Methadone Clinic in Brewer, ME:

  • Is methadone treatment in Brewer effective?

    Methadone treatment is very effective at curbing the desire to use opioids. Methadone acts as an opioid blocker in the brain, which makes quitting drug addiction easier. Methadone is a drug itself and can also possibly be addictive, however quitting without methadone is much harder. Methadone-based treatment in the state of Maine can have a success rate of up to 90%.

  • Is medication-assisted treatment approved by the FDA?

    Methadone treatment has been approved by the FDA from 1947 for its original use as an analgesic, and in 1972 was approved for treating opioid addictions. Suboxone, a similar opioid blocker which is a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone that is often used as an alternative to methadone, has been approved by the FDA from 2002 for treating drug addiction.

  • What services can I expect in a methadone clinic in Brewer?

    A methadone clinic in Brewer will provide methadone treatment to treat substance abuse. In addition, most clinics in Maine include services like mental health therapies, individual, group and family counseling, referral to social services where needed, referral to legal services if necessary, on-site housing if the facility is an inpatient (residential) facility, dual diagnosis treatment, drug detox and other rehab services.

  • How long does methadone treatment last?

    The length of time for methadone treatment will vary based on the individual. For those who have been addicted to drugs for a very long time, quitting will take substantially longer than for individuals who have recently become addicted. In general, a methadone clinic will provide treatment from several weeks to months (for inpatient clinics) in order to completely cure the existing addiction.

  • What kind of substance abuse is treated with methadone?

    Methadone can provide treatment for addiction to prescription opioids, synthetic opioids and illegal opioids that include fentanyl, codeine, cocaine, heroin, OxyContin, Vicodin, morphine, LSD, Kratom and other drugs such as marijuana or synthetic cannabinoids.