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Synonyms for naloxone

a potent narcotic antagonist (trade name Narcan) especially effective with morphine


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Hsien-Yen Chang, Ph.D., from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, and colleagues used Truven Health's MarketScan data to identify 12,719 commercially insured individuals with a diagnosis of OUD and buprenorphine initiation between January 2011 and June 2015.
Presently in Pakistan, buprenorphine is not available in dosage which is required for initiation and maintenance of treatment which can vary from two to 24 mg per day.
(6) DATA 2000 allows physicians to obtain a waiver to prescribe buprenorphine by completing an 8-hour training course.
There are currently three FDA-approved drugs for MAT--methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone--that have been demonstrated to be safe and effective in combination with counseling and psychosocial support to treat opioid use disorder (OUD).
Objective: To evaluate thermal antinociceptive effects and pharmacokinetics of buprenorphine hydrochloride after intramuscular administration to cockatiels (Nymphicus hollandicus).
The company added that Buprenorphine and Naloxone Sublingual Film, 8 mg/2 mg and 12 mg/3 mg is the generic version of Indivior's Suboxone Sublingual Film.
And in West Virginia, researchers reviewed the records of 100 patients receiving buprenorphine treatment to compare outcomes of those treated with telemedicine and those treated face-to-face.
In a longitudinal cohort study of patients who received MAT with buprenorphine initiated in general practice, patients in whom buprenorphine therapy was interrupted had a greatly increased risk of all-cause mortality (hazard ratio=29.04; 95% confidence interval, 10.04-83.99).
(19) This is supported in the 2016 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention opioid prescribing guidelines, which recommend that patients with OUD be offered evidence-based treatment, such as MAT with buprenorphine or methadone.
Buprenorphine is a partial agonist (activator) of the mu (opioid) receptors in the brain.
Buprenorphine is a semisynthetic, partial mu-opioid receptor agonist that has theoretical safety and efficacy advantages over pure opioid agonists, through its proposed ceiling effect on respiratory depression but not analgesic effect [4].
CHICAGO -- Methadone was associated with a fourfold higher incidence of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), compared with buprenorphine for opioid maintenance therapy taken during pregnancy, a retrospective study of 204 neonates reveals.
This federal law, known as Public Law 114-198, included provisions for qualifying nurse practitioners and physician assistants to obtain a DATA 2000-waiver to prescribe buprenorphine for up to 30 patients with opioid use disorders.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The phase III, single-center Blinded Buprenorphine or Neonatal Morphine Solution (BBORN) clinical trial has established the efficacy of buprenorphine as an alternative to morphine for treatment of newborns with neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS).