Non-Opiate Medications

[video_lightbox_youtube video_id=”hiQP_G8DLps” width=”640″ height=”480″ auto_thumb=”1″] There are a number of non-opiate prescription medications that are used to decrease pain. Here’s a partial list: Nonopiate Medications Drug Class Generic Brand Name(s) Anticonvulsants Gabapentin Neurontin Topiramate Topamax Carbemazepine Tegretol Valproic Acid Depakote Pregablin Lyrica Antidepressants Tricyclics Amitryptiline Elavil Desipramine Norpramin Nortriptyline Pamelor SSRI – SNRI Venflaxine Effexor…

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Central Recovery Treatment introduces the Rehmar Recovery Residences: A new approach to transitional living with an emphasis on continuum of care.

December 28, 2012 Our Rehmar Recovery Residences are uniquely designed and managed to provide a safe, structured and stable environment for individuals in early recovery. Our emphasis is on maintaining an atmosphere of safety and security while allowing individuals the freedom and independence to venture back into society in a self-directed, responsible way. We offer…

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All About Opiate Treatment

[video_lightbox_youtube video_id=”XDSVkITXqjE” width=”640″ height=”480″ auto_thumb=”1″] Las Vegas Recovery Center offers treatment to those who are addicted to opiates. Las Vegas Recovery Center also provides innovative and proven opiate-free pain treatment to those who seek an alternative method for treating pain. While we do not offer opiate pain treatment, we feel it is important to educate…

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How Opiates Work

[video_lightbox_youtube video_id=”oGqOMEVdHus” width=”640″ height=”480″ auto_thumb=”1″] Opiates’ effects are caused by activating receptors located throughout the brain and spinal cord. The two important effects of opiates are pain relief and enhanced mood. Once an opiate medication reaches these receptors, it activates the opiate receptors and produces an effect of relieving pain. It also causes mood enhancement…

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