Magical, Mystical, Mischievous, Methadone!

Magic, mystical, mysterious methadone is an excellent opioid that requires special handling. Participants in this program will learn about the unique pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic properties of methadone, how to initiate methadone therapy in an opioid-naïve patient, and how to switch patients from other opioids to methadone. Participants also learn appropriate titration strategies as well as how to monitor a patient converted from another drug to methadone.