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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… 
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Objective To update the "Testosterone Therapy in Men With Androgen Deficiency Syndromes" guideline published in 2010… 
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… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Methadone, a full mu-opioid agonist, is the recommended treatment for opioid dependence during pregnancy. However… 
Review
2009
Review
2009
BACKGROUND Methadone maintenance was the first widely used opioid replacement therapy to treat heroin dependence, and it remains… 
Review
2008
Review
2008
BACKGROUND Buprenorphine has been reported as an alternative to methadone for maintenance treatment of opioid dependence, but… 
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… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Context Several drugs, including antiarrhythmic agents, antihistamines, and tricyclic antidepressants, can cause acquired long-QT… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991