Saturday, December 20, 2014

Osteopathic Medicine Is Gaining Recognition

August 11, 2014
By Dr. Mercola
While many people are now aware that there are well-trained health care practitioners specializing in complementary medicine, many are still unaware that there are two kinds of allopathic physicians to choose from as well.

Medical doctors, MDs, and doctors of osteopathy, known as DOs, have similar training requiring four years of study in the basic and clinical sciences, and the successful completion of licensing exams.

As you may know, I'm an osteopathic physician (DO), and DOs, just like MDs, are licensed to prescribe medication, deliver babies, and perform surgery in all 50 states in the US. DOs have the identical license to practice the full range of medicine and surgery as MDs; there is absolutely no difference in their state license.

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Tuesday, December 16, 2014

What is Suboxone®?

Suboxone® is the first narcotic drug available for prescription from a doctor's office for use in the treatment of opioid dependence under the Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 or DATA 2000.

The primary active ingredient in Suboxone is Buprenorphine, which itself is a partial opioid agonist. This means the the opioid effects and withdrawal symptoms from Buprenorphine are less than other full opioid agonists such as heroin, methadone, morphine, oxycodone, hydrocodone, codeine, and others.

Suboxone, taken as sublingual tablet>>>

Find a doctor who can provide treatment

Here you will find a listing of Doctor's in Portland, Maine who offer Suboxone treatments.

And ask for an appointment>>>

Experts say abuse of addiction drug suboxone has dangerous consequences

Yes, this article has very helpful advice for those who seek Suboxone help.

For the last few years, medical professionals have worked to combat opiate addiction, which has claimed the lives of nearly 8,000 Ohioans since 2001, by prescribing a medication that would prevent an addict from going through severe withdrawal symptoms.

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Friday, December 5, 2014

Suboxone Treatment Program

Hello:  I am presently providing Suboxone treatment to qualified applicants.  Please call my office at: 207-797-4148 for additional information.