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The weekly or monthly injections – called CAM2038 – release buprenorphine over time.
The state also lags behind on needle exchange programs and low prescribing rates of an addiction treatment called buprenorphine.
Places like Fellowship House in Birmingham, Alabama, are using drugs like Suboxone, a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone, with patients for the first time.
In addition to the drugs listed above, opioids include heroin, oxycodone, hydrocodone, tramadol, carfentanil and buprenorphine.
Currently, doctors in Kentucky and Indiana prescribe buprenorphine once a week, twice a week or monthly.
One treatment for addiction is essentially less-powerful opioids such as buprenorphine, which can be effective for patients but now has its own black market.
That therapy provides users with buprenorphine, methadone and other drugs in an attempt to wean them off harmful addictions to heroin or prescription narcotics.
People who have co-occurring mental health disorders, especially ones that require medication, or who use treatments such as methadone and buprenorphine for opiate use disorder don’t always feel welcome in the recovery community.
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