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Methadone Maintenance Treatment has saved my life. I don’t know where I would be without it. I have my quality of life back. My relationship with my family has greatly improved due to this. Before methadone, my life revolved around getting high and the next fix. That, unfortunately, was what was important. I wasn’t able to be the parent, friend, daughter, sister, or lover that I wanted to be. Life sucked. Since starting methadone maintenance treatment a little over two years ago, I have a new lease on life. The really important things matter again. My son is my number one and I do everything for him. My health and attitude have drastically improved. Life is what it should be. With the resources and coping skills I have received here, relapse is not in my future!

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Q: Is methadone safe?

For more than 45 years, methadone has been used to treat opioid addiction. When taken under medical supervision, long-term maintenance causes no adverse effects to the heart, lungs, liver, kidneys, bones, blood, brain, or other vital body organs. Properly administered, methadone produces no serious side effects, although some patients experience minor symptoms such as constipation, […]

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Words From Our Patients:

Methadone treatment, for me, has been a blessing. If I had not been accepted into methadone treatment, my life would be in complete chaos. I truly believe because of this treatment, I am alive, have great relations with my family, have God in my life, and also have a beautiful son. More people need to […]

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