ADDICTION: Documentary Reveals Struggle to Help Victims

ADDICTION: Documentary reveals struggle to help victims
The use of Suboxone, a drug to help addicts deal with opiate withdrawal symptoms, was a large focus of the film. O'Brien wasn't shy about Suboxone's controversial nature, particularly in an interview with St. Albans City Police Chief Gary Taylor, who … Read more on St. Albans Messenger


Doctor raises alarm about Lubec clinic, patients in recovery from drug addiction
Newman ran the clinic's drug addiction program, which has about 20 patients in various stages of recovery from opiates. He was the only physician authorized to prescribe Suboxone — a narcotic analgesic used to treat opiate addiction — to the patients … Read more on Bangor Daily News


Methadone clinic has steady stream of clients
Or, they are prescribed Suboxone, an oral pill. The clients have to be experiencing withdrawal symptoms to receive medication, and depending on the client, prescriptions are dispensed in 20- to 90-day amounts, Lauder said. Each client undergoes … Read more on Arizona Daily Sun


One killed, two hospitalized in early-morning stabbing
During that search, law enforcement seized heroin, methamphetamine, hallucinogenic mushrooms, morphine, ecstasy, fentanyl, suboxone, dilaudid, oxycodone, adderall, methadone and lidocaine. The case resulted in the arrest of McKee, 27, on suspicion of … Read more on The Columbian

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