Opioid abuse

Known as: abuse opioids, opiate abuse 
 
National Institutes of Health

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1975-2017
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2016
2016
We at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) continue to be deeply concerned about the growing epidemic of opioid abuse… (More)
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2015
2015
Prescription opioid abuse and addiction, along with consequences such as overdose death and increasing transition to heroin use… (More)
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2012
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2012
RESULTS Part 2 of the guidelines on responsible opioid prescribing provides the following recommendations for initiating and… (More)
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2011
2011
PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIANS, EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS, ONcologists, orthopedic surgeons, and other physicians are at the frontline of… (More)
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2010
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2010
OBJECTIVE To estimate the prevalence of and risk factors for opioid abuse/dependence in long-term users of opioids for chronic… (More)
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2010
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2010
AIMS Our study sought to assess the prevalence of and risk factors for opioid drug dependence among out-patients on long-term… (More)
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2007
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2007
A central question in prescribing opioids for chronic non-cancer pain (CNCP) is how to best balance the risk of opioid abuse and… (More)
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2005
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2005
OBJECTIVE To (a) describe the demographics of opioid abusers; (b) compare the prevalence rates of selected comorbidities and the… (More)
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2000
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2000
Cessation of drug use in chronic opiate abusers produces a severe withdrawal syndrome that is highly aversive, and avoidance of… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Buprenorphine at 2 mg and 6 mg daily was compared with methadone at 35 mg and 65 mg during 24 weeks of maintenance among 125… (More)
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