methadone wafers Diskets 40 mg, pill with imprint 54 883 is Pink, Four-sided and has been identified as Methadone Hydrochloride Diskets 40 mg. Methadone Diskets is used in the treatment of opiate withdrawal, chronic pain which belongs to a drug class narcotic analgesics. Do not take drugs while being pregnant. Methadone Diskets 40 mg is classified as a Schedule 2 controlled substance under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA).
What happens if I overdose?
An overdose can be fatal especially in a child or person using opioid medicine without a prescription. Overdose symptoms may include severe drowsiness, pinpoint pupils, slow breathing, or no breathing.
Doctor may recommend you get naloxone a medicine to reverse an opioid overdose and keep it with you at all times. A person caring for you can give the naloxone if you stop breathing or don’t wake up. Your caregiver must still get emergency medical help and may need to perform CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) on you while waiting for help to arrive.methadone wafers Diskets 40 mg
Anyone can buy naloxone from a pharmacy or local health department. Make sure any person caring for you knows where you keep naloxone and how to use it.
Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medications away from children and pets. See also Warning section.
Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. For more details, read the Medication Guide, or consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company.