Addictions: A Comprehensive Guidebook, Second Edition, features a roster of senior scientists covering the latest findings in the study of alcohol and other drug use, abuse, and dependence.More common side effects include constipation, sweating, sedation, and decreased sexual function. ... orally) to discourage injection of the medication, as injected naloxone can precipitate withdrawal in opioid-dependent individuals. ... In a person who has not used opioids recently in the last few days, buprenorphine (Suboxone) has typical opioid agonist effects like morphine or ... Its half-life is long enough that it can be administered three times per week in doses of 100a150 mg.
|Author||:||Barbara S. McCrady, Elizabeth E. Epstein|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2013-10-03|