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The Urban League report found that as of 2015, the Chicago area had the lowest buprenorphine treatment capacity of any metro area in the Midwest.
The agency said a growing number of people fighting opioid addiction with methadone or buprenorphine also take other prescription drugs that slow action of the central nervous system.
The Jeep's driver had mixed buprenorphine, oxycodone and benzodiazepines.
In Utah, most opioid overdoses at the state’s only children’s hospital involve buprenorphine, oxycodone, methadone and hydrocodone, and Dr. Plumb attributes the problem to the state’s continued dependence on legal painkillers.
The state also lags behind on needle exchange programs and low prescribing rates of an addiction treatment called buprenorphine.
The weekly or monthly injections – called CAM2038 – release buprenorphine over time.
Places like Fellowship House in Birmingham, Alabama, are using drugs like Suboxone, a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone, with patients for the first time.
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.
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