Detox Medications

Detox Medications for Detox for Opiates and Heroin

  • Methadone Dolophine Methadose is taken orally and designed to significantly diminish the “high” from opiate/heroin use.
  • Buprenorphine Subutex is considered a partial opioid antagonist, whereby it relieves cravings to use the drug without producing a “high.”
  • Suboxone is the formulation of Buprenorphine that contains Naloxone to prevent attempts to inject the medication due to the associated adverse effects.
  • Naltrexone Depade Revia is an opioid antagonist that works to block the action of opioids without addictive or sedating qualities.

Detox Medications for Alcohol

  • Chlordiazepoxide librium
  • Diazepam valium
  • Lorazepam ativan