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Opioid Replacement Therapy Risks: Methadone vs Buprenorphine

Opioid Replacement Therapy Risks: Methadone vs Buprenorphine

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Opioid Replacement Therapy (ORT) is a medical treatment where a patient addicted to heroin or prescription painkillers is given a less-euphoric opioid under medical supervision. It can also be referred to as Opioid Substitution Therapy, or OST.

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  • Opioid
  • Treatment
  • Methadone
  • Buprenorphine