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Op-Ed: The Wrong Way to Treat Opioid Addiction

Before Joe Thompson switched treatments for his opioid addiction, he was a devoted stay-at-home father, caring for his infant son after his wife returned to work. 856 more words


Inquest hears methadone overdose likely killed Saskatoon Correctional Centre inmate

The jury at a public inquest into the death of an inmate at the Saskatoon Correctional Centre heard he likely died of a methadone overdose. 95 more words


Evaluation of the development of children whose mother is under methadone maintenance treatment during pregnancy

Heroin use and related problems have been emerging as an important public health issue. Heroin use is a risk factor of HIV infection usually of intravenous drug users (IDUs) due to needle sharing. 140 more words


EDITOR’S CHOICE – Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Management – Reviews on Recent Clinical Trials

Journal: Reviews on Recent Clinical Trials

Author(s): Matthew Grossman*, Carl Seashore, Alison Volpe Holmes.


Background: The evaluation and management of infants with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), the constellation of opioid withdrawal specific to newborns, have received renewed attention over the past decade during a new epidemic of opioid use, misuse, abuse, and dependence. 207 more words

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The Opioid Crisis: Answers To Your 4 Basic Questions

Headlines across the United States are rampant with news about the “Opioid Crisis.” The deaths involved with opioid overdose are staggering, hence the terms “crisis” and “epidemic.” In this article I answer the 4 basic questions on everyones minds. 782 more words


Factors associated with retention in a methadone maintenance treatment program in heroin-dependent Han Chinese in Taiwan

The longer patients remain in a methadone treatment program, the longer they stay away from drug abuse, and the more counseling and support services they are given, which means that the treatment is more likely to be effective. 131 more words


Methadone Market Report 2017

In this report, the EMEA Methadone market is valued at USD XX million in 2016 and is expected to reach USD XX million by the end of 2022, growing at a CAGR of XX% between 2016 and 2022. 206 more words

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