Medication-assisted treatment (methadone or Subutex®) is the current recommendation for pregnant women using opioids. Treatment is available in our community. Click on one of the links below for additional information.
The Spokane Birth Outcomes Task Force is committed to helping you and your baby have the best outcomes possible. If you are currently in medication-assisted-treatment (MAT) or actively using drugs, it is important to understand how this will affect your baby.
“Babies experience withdrawal in different ways. It is impossible to know ahead of time which babies will withdraw and how long the symptoms will last.”