Kratom & Poppy Withdrawal: How You Can Detox Safely

Kratom & Poppy Withdrawal: How You Can Detox Safely

If you are wanting to detox off of poppies or kratom but are anxious about going through withdrawal, the Coleman Network for Addiction Medicine can help! Read on to learn how we helped James and Natalie with their poppy and kratom withdrawal.

When Does Energy Come Back After Opioid (Pain Medication) Withdrawal?

When Does Energy Come Back After Opioid (Pain Medication) Withdrawal?

I recently had a conversation with Lisa, a 56-year-old female who confided in me, “I am so sick and tired of being dependent on pain meds, I could tear my hair out.” She tried many times to stop taking oxycodone. She could get so far in her recovery before the withdrawal symptoms overpowered her. One […]

Accelerated Opioid Detox: Explained Using The Coleman Method

Accelerated Opioid Detox: Explained Using the Coleman Method

Here at the Coleman Network for Addiction Medicine, we know that drug addiction is a disease and not your fault. Drug addiction is devastating and affects an awful lot of people. Since 2002, we’ve helped over 6,000 people navigate towards recovery, and we can help them during this process. What I’d like to do is […]

Is Recovery Possible for Fentanyl Addiction?

Is Recovery Possible for Fentanyl Addiction

Chris first came to the Coleman Network when he was in his early 20s. He was energetic and hardworking, juggling several successful businesses. Tall, charming, and with a twinkle in his eye, he owned two big trucks and a snowplow attachment. The city’s eternal winter brought him luck- he made bank when the snow was […]

Why Is It Hard to Detox off Suboxone & Buprenorphine Products?

Why is it So Hard to Detox Off of Suboxone and Other Forms of Buprenorphine?

Watch Dr. Coleman’s Facebook Live post where he answers the question, Why is it So Hard to Detox Off of Suboxone and Other Forms of Buprenorphine? Here’s a recap. Why It’s Hard To Stop Detoxing off of Suboxone can be tough. A medication that can bind to the same opiate receptors in the brain, Suboxone […]

Finding Help To Detox Off Of Heroin

Finding help to detox off heroin

Every day, we at the Coleman Network for Addiction Medicine help people fight their addiction. We work with families and friends of addicts and help them fight the ravages brought on by addiction. With compassionate and qualified case managers and social workers, we can do this much more easily. The Starting Point Regardless of what […]

3 Important Differences Between Suboxone and Naltrexone Therapy

3 Important Differences Between Suboxone and Naltrexone Therapy for People Addicted to Opioids

I must admit I was a little surprised earlier this week when Bridget Walsh, our Clinical Case Manager and I screened a former patient who wanted to return to The Coleman Network for Addiction Medicine for a second detox off opioids. How Relapse Can Happen People relapse for many reasons. Sometimes it’s caused by a […]

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 […]

How to Get Energy Back 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 […]