Drug Helps Heroin Addicts Stay Clean
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|Mon, 06-30-2008 - 12:48pm|
Their study of 126 detoxified heroin-dependent patients compared 24 weeks of treatment with naltrexone (a standard treatment), buprenorphine and placebo. The researchers compared maintenance of heroin abstinence, prevention of relapse, and reduction of HIV risk behavior in the three groups of patients.Learn more about how this drug may prove to be beneficial!
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