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Methadone Programs

Methadone programs in Watkins Glen assist those addicted to heroin and other opioids as a form of harm reduction and treatment. Methadone is a long lasting synthetic opiate that prevents symptoms associated with opiate withdrawal and reduces craving for additional opiate use. Some Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Program in Watkins Glen provide methadone assisted recovery however most methadone maintenance programs consist primarily as outpatient clinics and dispensaries. Methadone programs in Watkins Glen help opiate dependent individuals by reducing the negative behaviors and consequences associated with the illicit use of heroin and other opiates. These benefits include: reduced or stopped use of intravenous drug use, reduced risk of overdose, reduced spread of infectious diseases such as HIV and hepatitis, reduced drug related crime, improved family stability, improved employment potential, and improved pregnancy outcomes. It is important to note that methadone itself is an addictive opiate narcotic and although methadone programs may effectively reduce the harm associated with opiate addiction, it does not constitute a full recovery. Full recovery is achieved through Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Treatment Centers in Watkins Glen that focus on complete abstinence rather than partial harm reduction or drug substitution.

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City View Trt Ctr Sheehan Mem Hospital
City View Trt Ctr Sheehan Mem Hospital is an alcohol and drug rehabilitation program that is located at 425 Michigan Avenue Buffalo, NY 14203. You can contact City View Trt Ctr Sheehan Mem Hospital by calling (716) 848-2222.
Types of Services Drug Rehab Alcohol Rehab, Detox, Methadone Programs, Methadone Detox, Hospital Inpatient, Dual Diagnosis, Criminal Justice Clients, Spanish 
Payment Structure Payment Assistance 
Payment Forms Medicaid, Medicare, Military Insurance, Private Pay Insurance 

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