Medications for Opioid Use Disorder (OUD)

Link

https://www.pbm.va.gov/PBM/AcademicDetailingService/documents/Academic_Detailing_Educational_Material_Catalog/OUD_Patient_Medications_for_OUD_Factsheet_10-969.pdf

Sponsoring Organization

VA Pharmacy Benefits Management (PBM) Services

Description

Provides information on methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone and how they are used to provide medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder (OUD). Covers the signs of an overdose and answers questions about each medication.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Topics

Health Education for Community and Patients • Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) • Opioids • Substance Use Disorder • Treatment • Veterans