Opioid Addiction

Some articles on addiction, opioid, opioid addiction:

Drug Addiction Treatment Act
... The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 (DATA 2000), Title XXXV, Section 3502 of the Children’s Health Act of 2000, permits physicians who meet certain qualifications ... by waived physicians in treatment settings other than the traditional Opioid Treatment Program (methadone clinic) setting ... one narcotic medication approved by the FDA for the treatment of opioid addiction within the Schedules given, DATA 2000 basically refers to the use of buprenorphine for the treatment of opioid ...
Opioid Antagonist
... An opioid antagonist is a receptor antagonist that acts on opioid receptors ... Naloxone and naltrexone are commonly used opioid antagonist drugs which are competitive antagonists that bind to the opioid receptors with higher affinity than agonists but do not activate the receptors ... Some opioid antagonists are not pure antagonists but in fact do produce some weak opioid partial agonist effects, and can produce analgesic effects when administered in high doses to opioid-naive individuals ...
Treatment Improvement Protocols - The TIP Series
... TIP 20 Matching Treatment to Patient Needs in Opioid Substitution Therapy (replaced by TIP 43) TIP 21 Combining Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Treatment With ...

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