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Important Educational Information

The Facts about Buprenorphine for Treatment of Opioid Addiction

The Facts About Buprenorphine
Buprenorphine is one type of medication used for treatment of opioid addiction. Perhaps your doctor or councelor has recommended it for you, or perhaps you already take it. This booklet gives you the facts you need to know.

Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction: Facts for Fa

Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction – Facts for Families & Friends
Families and friends typically know very little about medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for people with an opioid addiction. This booklet provides useful information for a patients support network and empowers them with facts and figures surrounding MAT.

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Medication-Assisted Treatment For Parents & Caregivers of Teens & Young Adults
Teens and Young Adults” booklet: “Providing parents and caregivers with as much information about addiction as possible is critical if they are going to assist a teen or young adult with an opioid use disorder. This booklet is a comprehensive guide to opioid addiction, treatment, and recovery.

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Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Abuse: Office of the National Drug Control Policy
This document provides a general discussion of medications approved by the FDA for use in the treatment of opioid use disorder.

Medication-Assisted Treatment for Alcoholism
http://www.alcoholanswers.org/treatment-options/medication-assisted-treatment.cfm
This link provides detailed information about the treatment options available to patients with alcoholism.