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What is Methadone?

Methadone is a generic form of medicine and belongs to the class of opioid medication. Health authorities consider Methadone as the safest and functional medicine; therefore, it has marked its place in the list of essential medicines drafted by the World Health Organisation (WHO). It got approved for medical use in the United States (U.S) in the year 1947. However, Methadone is still an illegal medicine in Russia. Methadone is available only with a proper prescription from a doctor, and you can take it orally or through injections (both intramuscular or intravenous).

What are the uses of Methadone?

Doctors should prescribe Methadone to treat the following medical condition:

  • Pain ranging from moderate to severe
  • Opioid dependence
  • Opioid maintenance
  • Any other condition as they determine

How does Methadone work?

Being a part of the opioid class, it works similarly to other medicines of this class. It acts on the pain receptor in the body and changes how the body responds to the pain.

What to know before using Methadone?

It is best to keep the following pointers in mind before using Methadone:

  • Authorities have not approved Methadone for treating patients below 18 years of age.
  • It is a habit-forming medicine; misuse, abuse, and addiction to this medication can be fatal.
  • You probably know that buying and selling Methadone without a proper prescription from a doctor is an offense under the prevailing law.
  • Please don’t take Methadone if you are allergic to it or any of its components or similar medicines.
  • It is best to avoid taking the said medication if you are suffering from the following health disorder:
    • Asthma or other breathing issues
    • Blockage in the digestive tract
  • To ensure that taking Methadone is safe for you, you should tell your doctor if you have or ever had the following health-related issues:
    • Heart disease or history thereof
    • Heart rhythm disease (long QT syndrome)
    • Trouble in breathing
    • Sleep apnea
    • Head injury, seizures, brain tumor, or history thereof
    • Addiction to drugs or alcohol or record thereof
    • Mental illness
    • Liver disease
    • Kidney disease
    • Urination
    • A problem in the gallbladder
    • Thyroid
    • Pancreatitis
  • Expecting women should not use Methadone without consulting their doctor, as it can increase the risk of congenital disability in their child.
  • Methadone can pass into breast milk and harm the child; therefore, breastfeeding is not safe while using Methadone.
  • Please don’t include grapefruit or grapefruit juice in your diet while taking the said medication because a dangerous interaction may happen.
  • Methadone can impair your thinking and reactions and increase the risk of severe injuries and accidents; therefore, please avoid getting involved in activities that require attention and alertness.
  • Don’t use Alcohol to avoid dangerous interactions between these two.
  • If you ever feel uneasy after using Methadone, you should immediately consult your doctor and ask for medical help.
  • You can also get emergency medical assistance by calling the poison helpline at 1-800-222-1222.
  • It is best not to ignore the Methadone overdose symptoms as it can be fatal. The following are some Methadone overdose symptoms that one can experience:
    • Slow heart rate
    • Drowsiness
    • Muscle weakness
    • Cold and clammy skin
    • Pinpoint pupils
    • Prolonged breathing
    • Coma
  • It is the patients’ responsibility to tell the doctor about all the medicines they are currently taking. Their medical professional will prescribe them Methadone accordingly to avoid interaction between medications. The following medicines may interact with Methadone or may increase the risk of certain side effects:
    • Opioid medications
    • Sedatives
    • Sleeping pills
    • Muscles relaxers
    • Tranquilizer
    • Anti-depressants
    • Antipsychotic
    • Stimulants
    • Medicines for treating Parkinson’s disease
    • Medications for migraine headache
    • Treatments for severe infection (internal or external)
    • Medicines to prevent nausea or vomiting
  • Please avoid using any herbal products, nutritional supplements, other over-the-counter medications while taking Methadone.
  • You should consult your doctor before discontinuing Methadone; otherwise, you may experience its withdrawal symptoms.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.
  • Store your medication at room temperature, away from heat and moisture.
  • After completion of treatment, you should ask your chemist about the proper disposal of leftover medication.
  • You can consult your doctor to learn more about the risks and benefits associated with Methadone.

Methadone dosage

Take the Methadone dosage as exactly prescribed by your doctor, and please don’t take it more often than prescribed. Your doctor will recommend you Lortab depending on several factors such as:

  • Your age
  • Your weight
  • Your medical condition
  • Other health disorders you already have
  • How you responded to the first dose of the medicine

Your doctor should prescribe you the lowest possible dose in starting and then gradually increase your medicine dose according to your health condition. To determine a suitable dosage, they should make a full and proper medical checkup of the patient.

The following is the Methadone usual dose that a doctor can prescribe according to different medical conditions:

Dosage for treating moderate to severe pain for short term
  • For older adults (65 years and above)
Doctors should be extra careful while determining dosage for older adults.
  • For adults (between 18 years to 65 years of age)

2.5 mg of medicine after every eight to twelve hours; your doctor will gradually increase or decrease your dose after every three to five days, after analyzing your response to the previous dose.

  • For children (less than 18 years old)

Doctors should not recommend Methadone tablets for patients of this age group.

Dosage for maintenance of opioid addiction

  • For older adults (65 years and above)

Doctors should be extra careful while determining dosage for patients of this age group.

  • For adults (between 18 years to 65 years of age)

Initially, 20 mg of methadone tablets twice a day for two to three days. Your health expert will monitor you closely to determine the next step in treatment.

  • For children (less than 18 years old)

Doctors should not recommend Methadone tablets for patients less than 18 years of age.

Dosage for detoxification of opioid addiction

  • For older adults (65 years and above)

Doctors should be extra careful while determining dosage for patients more than 65 years of age.

  • For adults (between 18 years to 65 years of age)

The usual methadone dosage for detoxification of opioid addiction is 80 mg to 120 mg of medicine once a day. Your doctor will determine the best suitable dose for you after a full and proper medical examination.

  • For children (less than 18 years old)

Doctors should not recommend Methadone tablets for children.

Methadone side effects

The common side effects of using Methadone are as follows:

  • Dizziness or drowsiness
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Unusual sweating
  • Pain, swelling, or redness where healthcare provider injected the medicine

It is okay to experience mild side effects symptoms after using this medication. You can still consult your doctor and ask for medical help if these symptoms bother you so much or are unbearable. You should stop taking medication and tell your doctor if you experience the following health issues:

  • Shallow breathing
  • Sleep apnea (i.e., breathing stops while sleeping)
  • Breathlessness
  • Severe constipation
  • Lightheadedness
  • Fast or pounding heartbeats
  • Fluttering in the chest
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dizziness or drowsiness
  • Tiredness
  • Weakness
  • Symptoms of serotonin syndrome—hallucination, fever, agitation, sweating, shivering, nausea, vomiting, fast heart rate,
  • Twitching
  • Diarrhea
  • Loss of coordination
  • Stiff muscles
  • Infertility (both men and women)

You should also report to your doctor if you ever experience any other side effects, symptoms, or symptoms that are getting even worse.