Methadone is an opioid medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic. Methadone also reduces withdrawal symptoms in people addicted to heroin or other narcotic drugs without causing the "high" associated with the drug addiction. Methadone is used as a pain reliever and as part of drug addiction detoxification and maintenance programs. Methadone is available only from a certified pharmacy. Methadone may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Diskets belongs to the Narcotic analgesics drug class. Diskets is used to treat effects caused by narcotic drug addiction. Diskets is also used to prevent and treat withdrawal symptoms caused by stopping narcotic drugs. Diskets works this by acting in the brain and the nerve system.