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Methadone

Known as: Methadonum, (+/-)-Methadone, Methadone [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A synthetic opioid with analgesic activity. Methadone mimics the actions of endogenous peptides at CNS opioid receptors, primarily on the mu-receptor… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
ABSTRACT Amid worsening opioid overdose death rates, the nation continues to face a persistent addiction treatment gap limiting… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The opioid epidemic has been called the "most consequential preventable public health problem in the United States." Though there… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
The U.S. opioid epidemic is continuing, and drug overdose deaths nearly tripled during 1999-2014. Among 47,055 drug overdose… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
The United States is experiencing an epidemic of drug overdose (poisoning) deaths. Since 2000, the rate of deaths from drug… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Methadone, a full mu-opioid agonist, is the recommended treatment for opioid dependence during pregnancy. However… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The identification of protein function based on biological information is an area of intense research. Here we consider a… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The treatment of opioid dependence, both on heroin and prescription narcotics, with opioid agonist therapy (OAT) (that is… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Methadone is widely used for the treatment of opioid dependence. Although in most countries the drug is administered as a racemic… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Biomedical understanding of methadone as a magic-bullet pharmacologicalblock to the euphoric effects of heroin is inconsistent… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A rotary internal combustion engine and particularly an improved rotor construction for such engine and method of making is… Expand
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