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The Wrong Way to Treat Opioid Addiction

The Wrong Way to Treat Opioid Addiction by Maia Szalavitz The New York Times, January 17, 2018 This article details the reasons why Buprenorphine and Methadone, two anti-craving drugs, should be used in treating opiod addiction.

Medicines to Keep Addiction Away

Medicines to Keep Addiction Away by Tina Rosenberg   February 16, 2016  The New York Times This article discusses the benefits of using medications like Suboxone and Methadone for treating opiate addiction.  

Addiction Treatment With a Dark Side

Addiction Treatment With a Dark Side by Deborah Sontag, The New York Times, November 16, 2013 High hopes for buprenorphine, an effective treatment for opioid addiction, have been tempered by a messy reality: health complications and deaths, unscrupulous doctors and a reputation as a street drug.