Methadone Clinic Old Town, ME

Methadone Clinics in Old Town, ME

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

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Penobscot Nation Counseling Services Penobscot Nation Health Department

Penobscot Nation Counseling Services Penobscot Nation Health Department is a methadone clinic in Old Town, ME situated in Penobscot County at 23 Wabanaki Way, 04468 zip code area that also includes suboxone treatment services. Penobscot Nation Counseling Services Penobscot Nation Health Department provides relapse prevention from naltrexone, suboxone prescription and buprenorphine detox. In addition, Penobscot Nation Counseling Services Penobscot Nation Health Department provides early intervention for HIV, self-help groups and case management. Penobscot Nation Counseling Services Penobscot Nation Health Department also provides detox service that consists of: opioid detox and methamphetamines detoxification.

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Frequently asked questions at a Methadone Clinic in Old Town, ME:

  • Is methadone treatment in Old Town 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 Old Town?

    A methadone clinic in Old Town 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.