New Pocket Guide: Medication-Assisted Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder

SAMHSA is pleased to announce the release of a new pocket guide for health professionals, Medication-Assisted Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder. This pocket guide offers: 1) A checklist for prescribing medication. 2) FDA-approved medications for use in the treatment of opioid use disorder. 3) Screening and assessment tools, including an 11-item scale, the Clinical Opiate Withdrawal Scale; and Best practices and patient care.
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