Narcotic addiction

Opioid dependence

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The condition narcotic addiction is also known as opioid dependence.

The list also includes links to brands of medicine that may be used to treat narcotic addiction, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets, if available.

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23 Sep 2016 Biodone Forte Oral liquid is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient methadone hydrochloride (smoking, alcohol & drug dependence medicines). Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use Biodone Forte Oral liquid by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
20 Jul 2016 Suboxone Sublingual Film 2 mg/0.5 mg is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Suboxone Sublingual Film 2 mg/0.5 mg by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
24 Aug 2015 Subutex Sublingual tablets is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Subutex Sublingual tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
08 Jul 2015 Find out about Suboxone Sublingual Film 8 mg/2 mg. Plus information and tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
08 Apr 2015 Aspen Methadone Syrup (opioid pain relievers) is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Aspen Methadone Syrup (opioid pain relievers) by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
08 Apr 2015 Aspen Methadone Syrup (smoking, alcohol and drug dependence medicines) is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Aspen Methadone Syrup (smoking, alcohol and drug dependence medicines) by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
16 Dec 2014 Many oxycodone-related deaths occur in people taking it as prescribed for pain. Latest guidelines and alternative pain management strategies can reduce opioid use and abuse.
(Medicine)
12 Dec 2014 ReVia Tablet is a brand of medicine containing the active ingredient naltrexone hydrochloride. Find out about side effects, who can take it and who shouldn’t use ReVia Tablet by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information, plus tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
(Medicine)
05 Aug 2014 Naltrexone GH Tablets is a brand of medicine. Find out about side effects, who can and who shouldn’t use Naltrexone GH Tablets by reading the latest Australian consumer medicine information. See our tips on how to use medicines wisely and safely.
For health professionals (CPD activity)
27 May 2014 Initiate and plan ongoing outpatient treatment for a patient who presents at ED with narcotic analgesic dependence. In addition, you will consider legal issues around prescribing for Schedule 8 (S8) drugs.