TITLE

Buprenorphine: a potential new treatment option for opioid dependence

AUTHOR(S)
Srivastava, Anita; Kahan, Meldon
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/20/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 13, p1835
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents research which discussed the use of buprenorphine as treatment for opioid dependence. Comparison between the efficacy of buprenorphine and methadone in treating patients that are dependent with opioid; Contributions of buprenorphine therapy to people experiencing opioid withdrawal symptoms; Effects of the therapy on the patients.
ACCESSION #
21115926

 

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