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Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Abuse
The all-inclusive treatment available through Discovery House Comprehensive Treatment Center of Maine provides patients with the opportunity to receive the support, tools, and education that are required to successfully progress towards a life without addiction. Utilizing a combination of therapeutic interventions and medication-assisted treatment, patients are given the opportunity to address and process both the emotional and physical components of their addictive behaviors. Medication-assisted treatment has successfully provided relief to countless individuals who were once struggling with an addiction to opioids. The following benefits are linked to the use of medication-assisted treatment:
- Withdrawal symptoms that commonly occur once an individual has ceased use of an opioid are eliminated, which provide patients with the opportunity to productively take part in daily activities.
- Cravings for continued opioid use are eliminated, which prevent patients from relapsing.
- The medications that are prescribed within treatment are legal prescriptions that are extremely safe when taken as prescribed and under the close supervision of trained professionals.
If you or someone that you care about is battling an addiction to opioids, please contact Discovery House Comprehensive Treatment Center of Maine today to learn more about the treatment options that we offer, as well as how we can assist you in successfully progressing towards recovery. Our treatment team is specifically trained in the field of addiction and understands the overwhelming complexities linked to this disease. We are here to provide you with the compassion and treatment that is required in order to progress towards a life free from addiction