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Can methadone be used to help someone get off pain pills? How does it work if methadone is also used for pain?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Not really.

Methadone is an artificial opiod.
It is provided to addicts to avoid needles, overdosing with unknown purchased narcotics, etc. But, it is hihly addicitve and simply a trade off!

In brief: Not really.

Methadone is an artificial opiod.
It is provided to addicts to avoid needles, overdosing with unknown purchased narcotics, etc. But, it is hihly addicitve and simply a trade off!
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