Opioid/Benzodiazepine Tapering

If you or someone you care about is taking opioids, even with a prescription, you need to learn the 3 Steps to Save A Life.  Watch training videos, a dramatic presentation, and download the app at OORescue.com.

Innovation MD partners with the Atlanta Healing Center to provide patients who wish to reduce their exposure to habit-forming prescription medications access to a highly skilled team of providers led by a renowned psychiatrist, Susan Blank, MD.  The Atlanta Healing Center provides convenient, evidence-based, high-quality addiction treatment program with proven results.

 

Common habit-forming medications include:

  • benzodiazepines (e.g. Xanax, Valium)

  • opioids (e.g. Percocet, Lortab, methadone)

  • stimulants (e.g. Adderall)

Side effects of these powerful drugs can be life-threatening.  Dr. Slack has been actively involved in working to educate the community about the risks of medications and in creating overdose prevention training for both first responders and the community-at-large.

 

Learn what you can do to save someone you suspect is in opioid overdose at OORescue.com