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Medications underused in treating opioid addiction, Mayo Clinic expert says

20:00 EDT 16 Sep 2019 | Mayo Clinic

ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Though research shows that medication-assisted treatment can help people who are addicted to opioids, the three drugs approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are underused, according to a review of current medical data on opioid addiction in the U.S. This review appears in the October issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings. [...]

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