Medication-assisted Opioid Addiction Treatment

What is Medication Assisted Opiate Addiction Treatment? Medication Assisted Treatment is a treatment which includes medications and behavioral therapy to treat opiate addiction. Treatment uses the FDA approved medications and provide a whole patient access to treat opioid substance use disorders. Which medications are used in Medication Assisted Treatment? Common medications used in MAT are: Buprenorphine: It is a partial opioid agonist. It is the first medication that possesses the ...

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