UNDERSTANDING OPIOID DEPENDENCE*

an introduction to the topic of opioid dependence.

Prescribed, 300 mg of Methadone/day!

Yep, I’ve seen it! It brings up several questions: Why? In this case, it was being given in the context of chronic pain management. Chronic opioid therapy (the therapeutic use of opioid medications over a long period of time) is usually prescribed in the context of adult chronic pain management or medication-assisted treatment of opioidContinue reading “Prescribed, 300 mg of Methadone/day!”