A Medicine to Aid Treatment for Opioid-Addicted Youth

Adolescent opioid-addicted users don’t get prescribed the same medication that adults do for their dependence. It doesn’t matter that these meds have been proven safe and effective; doctors are simply reluctant to give them to adolescents especially if they are under 18 with a short history of addiction. These medications include methadone, buprenorphine or a […]