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Senate caucus on international narcotics control hearing america's addiction to opioids: heroin trend of a switch from prescription opioids to heroin seen in some communities in our country alerts us to the complex issues surrounding opioid addiction and the intrinsic difficulties in. Opioid abuse and addiction is a serious public health problem in the us learn how to prevent and treat opioid abuse and addiction the main treatment for prescription opioid addiction is medication-assisted treatment (mat) it includes medicines related issues. Laws and regulations pertaining to and alcohol and substance abuse prevention and treatment issues relevant to indian country specify the procedures for the certification of opioid treatment programs to dispense opioid drugs in the treatment of opioid addiction.
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