Category Archives: Opioid Addiction Treatment Resources

Information and Resources on opioid addiction, including prescription painkillers, oxycodone, Percocet, Oxycontin, and opiate-based Rx drugs

If You Think There Might Be a Problem, There Already Is
Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

If You Think There Might Be a Problem, There Already Is

Opiate abuse cases range in severity, complexity, and duration. Family members often struggle when they think a loved one is using opiate drugs but they don't know how or when to bring up the subject of considering outpatient treatment.
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Pain Medication After Surgery: Avoiding Addiction to Rx Drugs
Monday, December 4th, 2017

Pain Medication After Surgery: Avoiding Addiction to Rx Drugs

Knowing if, how and when to take opioid painkillers after surgery is key to avoiding prescription drug addiction, which can lead to heroin addiction. However, in some cases, such as after surgery, pain relief is a very real need that must be addressed by Medication After Surgery and prescription opioids.
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Opioid Prescription Painkiller Use and Its Link to Depression
Thursday, March 2nd, 2017

Opioid Prescription Painkiller Use and Its Link to Depression

Discover more about the ties between depression and prescription opioid painkiller abuse.When it comes to treatment for opioid Prescription painkiller abuse, Americans coping with mental health issues like depression typically face a more challenging road to recovery.
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