Methadone

Methadone

Street Names

Methadone: Juice, Meth, Green.

Appearance

Green or Clear sugary thick liquid or in tablet form.

Methods of Ingestion

Swallowed or sometimes injected. Tablets are crushed for injection.

Consequences of use

A prescription drug used to detoxify opiate users, which has a high illicit value and is often traded or sold. EFFECTS: Similar to heroin without the intense ‘rush’.

Progress - National Consortium of Consultant Nurses in Dual Diagnosis & Substance Use