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Were you looking for information about Methadone? Methodone is a common misspelling of methadone.
 
Methadone hydrochloride (Diskets®, Dolophine®, Methadose®) is a type of opioid, narcotic medication used to treat moderate-to-severe pain and to aid in addiction treatment for heroin or other morphine-like drugs. This prescription drug comes in several forms, including tablets, oral dispersible tablets, an oral solution (liquid), or injections.
 
Methadone is usually taken one to three times daily. Because it is a controlled substance, there are strict laws regarding the sale and use of this medicine. Common side effects can include nausea, drowsiness, and dizziness.
 
(Click Methadone to learn more about the uses of this medication, to find out how it works, and what you need to know before starting treatment. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)
 
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