Cocaine Laced With Fentanyl

Cocaine Laced With Fentanyl

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 100,000 people died from overdose-related deaths in 2020. Fentanyl, a potent and synthetic opioid, causes 60% of those deaths. Education surrounding fentanyl has spread throughout…
How Long Does Fentanyl Stay in Your System

How Long Does Fentanyl Stay in Your System

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 71,238 people died from synthetic opioid overdoses in 2021. Synthetic opioids like fentanyl are made in a lab with the same chemical structure as other opioids. Doctors use…
Can You Drink Alcohol While Taking Suboxone

Can You Drink on buprenorphine (Suboxone®)

If you’ve ever had an opioid dependence, you might be familiar with buprenorphine (Suboxone®). buprenorphine (Suboxone®) is a Schedule III narcotic medication prescribed for those who are looking to end their opioid use. It’s a mixture…
How to Get A Suboxone Prescription

How to Get A Suboxone Prescription

In 2020, almost 92,000 people died from overdose-related deaths in the U.S. Opioid use disorder (OUD) has become a national crisis. For those looking to stop their opioid use, some medications can help with withdrawals and cravings. One…
Is Suboxone An Opioid

Is Suboxone An Opioid

According to the Centers for Disease Control, deaths caused by opioids increased from 70,029 in 2020 to 80,816 in 2021. With numbers like these, it’s no surprise that we need effective, immediate, and evidence-based medications for opioid…
What Is Synthetic Heroin

What Is Synthetic Heroin

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), synthetic opioids cause 82% of all opioid-related deaths. Opiates like opium and morphine are derived from a natural source – the poppy plant. When an opioid is synthetic, it’s manufactured…
Methadone To Suboxone

Switching From Methadone To buprenorphine (Suboxone®)

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According to the Centers for Disease Control, over 80,000 people lost their lives to opioid overdose in 2021. Treatment programs that include effective medication options for opioid use disorder (OUD) have never been more important than…
Signs Of Oxycodone Addiction

Signs Of Oxycodone Addiction

Oxycodone (Oxycontin®), a prescription pain medication, is currently front and center of America’s opioid epidemic. When misused, oxycodone can lead to dependency, overdose, and even death. According to the U.S. Department of Health and…