What is the use of Methadone?
It is an opioid medication; sold under the trade name Adolophine among others. An opioid is also known as a narcotic. It is a prescription medication, but you can buy Methadone online without prescription. These types of opioids are used to treat withdrawal symptoms in people addicted to narcotic drugs like heroin. This medication works just like a pain reliever and as a part of the addiction treatment and maintenance program.
You may buy Methadone online from a certified online pharmacy as it is not available on all types of stores.
Are there any side effects of using Methadone?
Opioids may cause side effects because of its chemical formulation. Side effects are also possible due to unnecessary and unrecommended use of Methadone.
Here is a list of effects that indicate you to stop using the drug.
- Nausea or vomiting
- Slow breathing
- Itchy skin
- Heavy sweating
- Sexual problems
Common side effects
- Sleep problem (insomnia)
- Weakness and drowsiness
- Loss of appetite
- Decreased sex drive
- Difficulty having an orgasm
Some side effects are more severe, talk to the doctor if you have –
- Shallow breaths or trouble breathing
- Feeling fainted or lightheaded
- Get a rash or hives
- Swollen lips, throat, face or tongue
- Chest pain or rapid heartbeat
- Hallucinations or feel confused
Using Methadone for an extended period may lead to lung and breath problems. This medication can also affect the menstrual cycle of a woman. It may cause complications in pregnant women. Talk to your health advisor if you have any problem while using Methadone.
Dosage of Methadone
It is essential to take a proper and lowest recommended dose to avoid the side effects and having the maximum advantage of medication. You may buy Methadone online in below given form and strength.
- Form- Oral tablet
- Strength- 5 mg and 10 mg
- Form- Oral dispersible tablet
- Strength- 40 mg
In the case of an urgent requirement, you can buy Methadone online overnight delivery in other forms of dosage.
Dosage for the treatment of withdrawal symptoms –
Adult dosage (18-64)
- Typical starting dosage: 20 to 30 mg as prescribed by your doctor
- Dosage increase: You may increase 5 to 10 mg
- Maximum initial dose: 30 mg
- The maximum dose for the first day: 40 mg
Dosage for the pain
Adult dosage (18-64)
- Typical starting dose: 2.5 mg to 10 mg (for 8 to 12 hours)
- Dosage increase: You may increase the dosage as instructed by your doctor
You may take Methadone 2.5 mg orally for the treatment of chronic pain.
What precautions can I take while using Methadone?
To have secure and profitable use of drug, you should try to take some precautions which are given below –
- Medical checkup: It is crucial to have a medical checkup before using this drug. Because this drug can react to you and cause side effects.
- While using other drugs and alcohol: You are highly recommended to avoid Methadone while using other drugs or alcohol it may be harmful to your health.
- During the pregnancy period: This drug contains chemicals (opioid) which may react to your unborn baby. Don’t take it during the pregnancy.
- Nursing mother: This drug is not good for a nursing mother, you should avoid the use of Methadone it can change your breast milk and harm your baby.
- Dosage: Dosage plays a significant role in the usage of drugs, taking overdose can make you a drug addict, and if you take a balanced dose, it will give you a great response.
- Doctor’s instruction: It is crucial to take this medication only on the recommendation of your doctor. And it is also important that whatever treatment is there is under the care of the doctor.