Opioid Addiction Treatment Center in Birmingham, AL
Southeast Medical Group is an Addiction Treatment Center That Helps Those Struggling With Opioid Addiction. Call (205) 236-5388 for an Appointment. See Our Hours and Get Directions Here.
Opioids are a class of drugs that can be prescribed from a doctor, or found illegally off the streets. Legal opioids that are typically gotten from a physician include Oxycodone, Hydrocodone, Morphine, Hydromorphone, Fentanyl, Codeine, Oxymorphone, etc. This class of narcotics although prescribed by a doctor are highly addictive. Opiate addiction can affect every part of an addict’s life. Long term use can cause physical and mental health issues, that eventually effects their friends and family.
Here at Southeast Medical Group in Birmingham AL, our team of addiction specialists offer Office-Based Opioid Treatment (OBOT) in which prescription medications, like Suboxone and Buprenorphine, are used to help people break the cycle of opiate addiction. These medications work by providing relief from the physical symptoms of withdrawal while also keeping cravings for continued opioid use at bay.
We offer an Addiction Recovery Program for Opioid Addiction. Our Office Based Opioid Treatment Program includes medical evaluation and a physical exam; prescription of Suboxone, Buprenorphine, Naltrexone, or Vivitrol; referrals for individual, group, and family counseling; urine drug screens; and other support services. Medications in combination with counseling and behavioral therapies, provide a whole-patient approach to the treatment of opioid use disorders.
Our team of addiction specialists offer Vivitrol treatment to those battling opioid/alcohol addictions. Vivitrol is a medication that is injected once a month as part of a treatment plan for opioid and alcohol dependence. Vivitrol is (naltrexone extended release injectable suspension) that has been proven safe and effective when used properly with other treatment options such as counseling. Research has proven that under the care of a medical professional it is safe for short and long-term use in recovery.
Please call us today for more information about our addiction recovery program for opioid addiction or to learn more about Vivitrol.