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Why are doctors underusing a drug to treat opioid addiction?

09:00 EDT 3 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

A drug approved for private physicians to treat opioid addiction is being underprescribed, and a survey of addiction specialists suggests that many of them are not willing to increase their use of it, despite an expanding opioid addiction epidemic in the United States, according to research presented at the 125th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association.

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