buprenorphine

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Newswise — Though research shows that medication-assisted treatment can help people who are addicted to opioids, the three drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are underused, according to a review of current medical data on opioid addiction in the U.S. This review appears in the...

| Podcast

This session will examine pain relief options for the elderly population, focusing mainly on the use of spinal orthoses as a way to reduce or eliminate the use of opioids in the elderly. Statistics have shown, in no uncertain terms, the aging of the American population. With this increase in the...

| Podcast

With our current climate of opioid overuse and increasing opioid related deaths, alternatives to pure mu opioids are necessary. Buprenorphine, an important weapon in the arsenal for management of substance use disorder, is now rising in popularity as an opioid option for chronic pain. Evidence has...

| Video

Buprenorphine is an increasingly popular alternative to long term opioid use, with a lower risk profile. But how to safely manage acute pain episodes in patients who are receiving buprenorphine therapy? Clinical pharmacy specialists Foy and Uritsky discuss…

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