Methadone Clinics Or Medicaid Doctors

sara mcconnell Says:

My son and daughter inlaw are on methadone and they both are on medicaid. Is there a Medicaid Dr in birmingham where they can receive a prescription for methadone without having to pay the high cost of the dose wheter it is from pain or from addiction???? Please help me I am on SS and try to help them but I can only do so much. They have tried Suboxone but it made them sick. I would rather see them on methadone than on pills or whatever addiction.

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director Says:

NWATC is a methadone treatment center in Bessemer Alabama. NWATC is a medicaid provider. If you are interested in finding out more about our treatment facility please call 205-425-1200 or e-mail me at the address above.

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Kim Says:

Methadone is one of the cheapest pills to be on, if you have a prescription. I get 270 10 mg. pills for $27.22. That is alot of pills. Usually clinics go by income or are free. It depends. Doctors are not allowed by law to prescribe methadone for dependency.

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Melody gomez Says:

I travel alot and I have been on methadone for 11 years. The doctor I see in NC. Is booked until Oct 14. Very sick can ANYONE HELP ME PLEASE thanks.
Melody Gomez

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roostar Says:

I need a doctor that will prescribe me methadone around Birmingham so I can get off the opiates.

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Verwon Says:

I can really only suggest following the advice of the other posters and contacting the clinic that was provided, due to the fact that we have no way of knowing what insurance any given clinic or doctor accepts.


However, you should be aware that Methadone is usually not a method that will completely get you off of all opiates, since it is highly addictive itself and most people end up on a lifetime maintenance dose of it.

For an option that helps people completely remove all drug dependence, you may want to look into Suboxone treatment in your area.


Is there anything I can help with?

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stay clean Says:

I have been on methadone for 13 yrs and can no longer afford these high clinic bills. I am also a single mom w/one child. I am desperate to find a Dr. that could prescribe the methadone for me. I live in Indianapolis, Indiana. PLEASE HELP ME!!!!

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roostar Says:

Will medcaid pay my bill.

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wanting to stay clean Says:

i want to visit sc but am on methadone in nc i have medicaid and want to continure my methadone whare is the closest center in nc i will be i sc so i have to dose in nc because of the medicaid resrictions

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Drew Says:

hey melody, please help me out, I live in NC and am lookin for a doc as well. Where in N>C> is your doc. I would really appreciate any info. Thanx, Drew

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stephanie Says:

most clinics accept medicade so they shouldnt be paying anything. I have medicade and have been on methadone for 5 years the clinic I go to accepts medicade so I pay nothing

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kayla Says:

I am on Medicare i get ssi and have vivaMedicare plus can i get methadone to get off herion please let me know asap {edited for privacy}

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Ashley Says:

What clinic do you go to that takes Medicaid. Does anyone know of doctors in NC that will prescribe methadone with clean UA! Thanks

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steven a Says:

need methadone clinic in indianapolis {edited for privacy}, steven, eastside

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Elizabeth Says:

I have had an opiate addiction for approx. 10 plus yrs. I have no insurance. My addiction is causing me to lose everything. I heard about Methodist and how well it works. It is something I needto check into cuz without opiates I have no energy and can't hold a job.

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Jay Says:

My name is Jay and my insurance is dropping my Dr next month and I see you said you get prescribed methadone. Do you mind telling me what Dr you see? Thank you for any help you can give. Far as your in laws I know for sure that there is a methadone clinic in Clanton AL that accepts Medicaid it is the liquid form that they give.

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Mirage Says:

Hey, there are clinics that I know of that are pretty ok from what I hear in Ann Arbor and Livonia. I used to go to the one in Ypsilanti but it was a living NIGHTMARES and thank god closed. But people I know from there go to both of the others and they said those two are much much better in and out. There are a few Drs too, but really you have to have legit pain too. Currently I would check out WestGate Shopping Center in Ann Arbor clinic. At least there are buses in Ann Arbor.

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Lele Says:

Does Clanton Methadone Clinic accept Medicaid?I need to start tomorrow.PLEASE REPLY

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Heather Says:

Tri County takes medicaid and so does Bessemer. Bessemer is better.

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Blondemommy Says:

I love in Jacksonville Fl. Been on methadone for 3 years I know the one I go to Medicaid will pay the taxi ride but I have to pay $16 a day does anyone from here know of another clinic or dr. That takes Medicaid? Thank you...

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Kelly Says:

Does any clinic's take Viva Medicare Hmo in Shelby or Jefferson county Ala. Methadone or Suboxone . Please let me know

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