Suboxone can curb drug addiction if it is used correctly.
Research has shown that use of suboxone and methadone, in conjunction with counseling, can be effective addiction treatment.
The FDA warns that the antidiarrheal loperamide can lead to serious cardiac events when taken in high doses.
Probuphine is the first buprenorphine implant approved for the maintenance treatment of opioid dependence.
Patients facing addiction aren’t from another planet – they’re our parents, our siblings, our neighbors, and our friends.
Since 2002, the number of hospitalizations due to opioid abuse and dependence has increased by 72%.