Methadone 40mg is a prescription drug. It’s an opioid, which makes it a controlled substance. That means its use will be closely monitored by your doctor. We have methadone 40mg and 10mg available in stock online
What is methadone 40mg?
Methadone 40mg is a prescription drug. It’s an opioid, which makes it a controlled substance. That means its use will be closely monitored by your doctor.
Methadone 40mg comes as an oral tablet, oral dispersible tablet (tablet that can be dissolved in liquid), oral concentrate solution, and oral solution. Methadone 40mg also comes in an intravenous (IV) form, which is only given by a healthcare provider.
Methadone 40mg is available as the brand-name drugs Methadose and Dolophine. It’s also available as a generic drug. Generic drugs usually cost less than brand-name versions. In some cases, they may not be available in every strength or form as brand-name drugs.
Generic name: Methadone Dispersible Tablet – Oral
Brand name(s): Methadose
Methadone 40mg Highlights
Methadone 40mg oral tablet is available as brand-name drugs. It’s also available as a generic drug. Brand names: Methadose and Dolophine.
Methadone 40mg comes in the form of a tablet, dispersible tablet (tablet that can be dissolved in liquid), concentrate solution, and solution. You take each of these forms by mouth. Methedone 40mg also comes as an injection that’s only given by your doctor.
Methadone 40mg oral tablet is used to treat pain. It’s also used for detoxification or maintenance treatment of an opioid drug addiction.
Methadone 40mg has a high risk for abuse. It can also cause severe, possibly fatal, breathing problems and heartbeat problems.
Uses of Methadone 40mg
Methedone 40mg is used to treat addiction to opioids (such as heroin) as part of an approved treatment program. Methadone 40mg belongs to a class of drugs known as opioid (narcotic) analgesics. It helps prevent withdrawal symptoms caused by stopping other opioids. Methedone 40mg
Other uses of Methedone 40mg
This section contains uses of this drug that are not listed in the approved professional labeling for the drug but that may be prescribed by your health care professional. Use this drug for a condition that is listed in this section only if it has been so prescribed by your health care professional. Methedone 40mg may also be used to treat severe pain. Do not use methadone 40mg to relieve pain that is mild or that will go away in a few days. Methedone 40mg is not for occasional (“as needed”) use.
How to use Methedone 40mg
Read the Patient Information Leaflet if available from your pharmacist before you start using methadone 40mg and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Take this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor. You may take this drug with or without food. Methedone 40mg
If you have nausea, it may help to take this drug with food. Ask your doctor or pharmacist about other ways to decrease nausea (such as lying down for 1 to 2 hours with as little head movement as possible). Do not chew or swallow the tablets. Before taking, dissolve the dose in 4 ounces (120 milliliters) of water or an acidic fruit drink (such as orange juice). Drink all of the mixture immediately.
If there is any medication left in the cup, add a small amount of liquid and drink all of the mixture. Do not prepare a supply in advance. Do not inject this medication. If you are taking this medication to treat moderate to severe pain, take it on a regular schedule as directed by your doctor, not as needed for sudden (breakthrough) pain. The dosage of Methedone 40mg is based on your medical condition and response to treatment.
Methedone 40mg may cause withdrawal reactions, especially if it has been used regularly for a long time or in high doses. In such cases, withdrawal symptoms (such as restlessness, watering eyes, runny nose, nausea, sweating, muscle aches) may occur if you suddenly stop using this medication. To prevent withdrawal reactions, your doctor may reduce your dose gradually. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details, and report any withdrawal reactions immediately.
Methedone 40mg is used for a long time, it may not work as well. Talk with your doctor if this medication stops working well. Though it helps many people, this medication may sometimes cause addiction.
This risk may be higher if you have a substance use disorder (such as overuse of or addiction to drugs/alcohol). Take this medication exactly as prescribed to lower the risk of addiction. Stopping methadone 40mg maintenance treatment has a high risk of return to opioid abuse. Ask your doctor or pharmacist for more details.Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens.