Note: Some information may be out of date. Last updated 2019
Patient Guide: Opioid Addiction and Treatment
What is involved in opioid addiction? How is buprenorphine used to treat it?
- Why opioid use disorder is a common problem
- How primary care providers are meeting the need for treatment
- What is meant by “medication-assisted treatment”
- The financial side of treatment
This guide may also be helpful for family and friends.
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Opioid Addiction and Treatment References (PDF)
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Opioid Addiction and Treatment Resources (PDF)