Fashion Valley Clinic
7020 Friars Road
San Diego, California 92108
Located at 7020 Friars Road in San Diego, California, the Fashion Valley Clinic/San Diego Health Alliance in San Diego County provides medically supervised methadone maintenance and Suboxone (buprenorphine) detox treatment to individuals who are attempting to overcome an addiction to or dependence upon heroin or other opioids.
We have helped many people overcome their addictions; together, we will help your loved ones get over theirs. We understand just how hard the struggle can be and how much of a delicate process recovery is. You can trust that we will do everything to make sure that your loved ones go back to having a healthy, happy and drug-free life.
Methadone hydrochloride is a synthetic “opioid agonist,” which means that it acts in a way that is similar to morphine and other narcotic medications. When used in proper doses as part of a medically supervised opioid addiction treatment program, methadone blocks cravings and other withdrawal symptoms without creating the euphoric or sedative states that result from opioid abuse.
Buprenorphine is a partial opioid receptor agonist. Like methadone, buprenorphine can relieve opioid withdrawal symptoms without producing the intoxicating effects that are associated with opioid abuse. Buprenorphine was the first medication for the treatment of opioid dependence to be approved under the Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000.
To be eligible for this type of treatment at the Fashion Valley Clinic/San Diego Health Alliance, prospective patients much be at least 18 years old, and must have been addicted to or dependent upon opiates for a minimum of one year prior to seeking treatment.
In 2012, there were nearly 4,000 admissions for Methamphetamine. This accounted for nearly 28% of all treatment admissions. Do NOT let your friends and family fall victim to this widespread problem of substance abuse.