Suboxone (Buprenorphine/Naloxone) is a medication that has proven successful in helping persons quit heroin and prescription opioid medication. Combined with therapy and surveillance, Suboxone can lessen opioid withdrawal and improve abstinence rates. Suboxone can only be prescribed by a physician specifically trained in Suboxone. To participate in this program, you should:

  •   Be prepared to stop using illegal drugs (heroin or pain meds)
  •   Be committed to long-term treatment
  •   Be ready to learn about the disease of addiction and coping without substance