OUD Study

Study Finds Physician-Pharmacist Collaboration Effective in Treating Opioid Use Disorder

A study[1] published last month, supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), found an effective way to treat opioid use disorder (OUD). The approach prioritizes collaboration between physicians and pharmacists in administering and monitoring Buprenorphine, a medication used to treat OUD. Doctors and Pharmacists Worked Together Participants did an initial screening with a…

woman struggling with a cocaine addiction

5 Signs of Cocaine Addiction in a Loved One

Cocaine addiction happens quickly for some people. This drug is a highly addictive stimulant that triggers the central nervous system. Because of the effectiveness of the drug, cocaine abuse can become hard to control without professional treatment. Cocaine rehab allows for a safe detox process with fewer complications. At Amatus Recovery Centers, a cocaine addiction…