The Safest & Best Way to Detox Off Fentanyl

The Safest & Best Way to Detox Off Fentanyl

I have been working as a Nurse Practitioner in the field of addiction medicine for 13 years now. When I started in this specialty, our patients most often came to us for help getting off of heroin, prescription painkillers, or methadone. Our Accelerated Methadone Detox program has remained pretty consistent throughout this period. It is […]

Can I Use Kratom To Detox Off Heroin?

Kratom To Detox Off Heroin

Several months ago Jim, 26 years old, came to the Coleman Network for an Accelerated Opioid Detox. He had been using heroin for about 2 years after being on oxycodone following surgeries he’d had shortly after high school. Jim had a good life and was on the right path. Jim had graduated from a good […]

5 Ways to Boost Energy After Opioid Withdrawal

Boost Energy After Withdrawal

Patients who have stopped using opioids and gone through the withdrawal process often wonder why their energy is so low. They want to know what they can do to boost it. After extended use of opioid pain medications such as Oxycontin, Percocet®, Opana®, Dilaudid®, Vicodin®, etc., stopping is no easy matter. Using opioid means your […]

Are You Suffering From Low Energy After Opioid Withdrawal?

Suffering From Low Energy

The other day, the Coleman Network received a call from Noah, who had completed his Accelerated Opioid Detox roughly 1 week ago. He has a very physical job and is the father of a 4-month-old baby, Noah. In fact, Noah is the reason he finally decided to stop his drug use once and for all. […]

Is Detoxing Off Opioids Safe While Coronavirus Is Spreading?

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While these are uncertain times, the Coleman Network for Addiction Medicine remains committed to helping patients while we all navigate the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. At this time, the Coleman Network for Addiction Medicine is continuing to treat patients who need a detox off opiates including oxycodone, fentanyl, methadone, buprenorphine, oxymorphone, hydromorphone, morphine, kratom, poppy tea, […]

Do This 1 Thing to Stay Off Opioids Forever

My Doctor Refuses To Prescribe My Pain Medication

Using willpower to change a behavior means working hard to achieve something; Merriam Webster defines will power as “energetic determination.” If you need willpower to accomplish something, then you are attempting a task that you feel some level of conflict about doing. Like part of you knows you need or should do something, but another […]

My Doctor Refuses To Prescribe My Pain Medication!

Do this 1 thing to stay off opioids forever

In 1996, Steven was in a car accident that left him with a skull injury and multiple vertebral and other bone fractures. He was hospitalized for several weeks and basically had his entire face rebuilt and rods placed in his back, while other bones were screwed back together. Needless to say, Steven experienced severe pain. […]