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Buprenorphine and the Opioid Crisis: A Primer for Congress

Description
Discusses the use of buprenorphine in Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) of opioid addiction. Report addresses questions for U.S. lawmakers to craft opioid treatment policy. Looks at the effectiveness, demand, and access of buprenorphine.
Date
12/2018
Type
Document
Organization
Congressional Research Service
Tagged as
Access · Illicit drug use · Policy · Prescription drug misuse · Primary care · Statistics and data