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Methadone effective in treating neonatal abstinence syndrome

Methadone effective in treating neonatal abstinence syndrome
June 22, 2018

Mortality risk high after nonfatal opioid overdose

June 20, 2018
In the year following nonfatal opioid overdose, patients died at about 24 times the rate of the general population, data published in JAMA Psychiatry showed. However…
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Light alcohol drinkers have lowest risk for cancer, death

June 19, 2018
Lifetime light alcohol consumption of one to three drinks per week was associated with the lowest combined risk for cancer and mortality, compared with never drinking…
In the Journals

Buprenorphine, methadone significantly reduce mortality after opioid overdose

June 19, 2018
Individuals treated with buprenorphine and methadone after a nonfatal opioid overdose had a 40% to 60% reduction in all-cause and opioid-related mortality; however, use…
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Considering Ketamine for Treatment of Comorbid Pain, Depression, and Substance Use Disorders

Psychiatric Annals, April 2018, Volume 48 Issue 4
The use of ketamine for treatment of comorbid pain, depression, and substance use disorders (SUDs) is becoming an…
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Opioid Use Disorder: Challenges and Solutions to a Rising Epidemic

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Indivior Inc.

Prescription and nonprescription opioid use disorder (OUD) has reached epidemic proportions in the United States…
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