Researchers Seek More Ways to Treat Opioid Addiction

November 26, 2017 12:53 AM
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The United States is suffering through an unprecedented wave of opioid and prescription drug abuse. Every day, an average of 91 Americans die from an opioid-related overdose. A new study comparing two of the top medications for treating addiction found they were equally safe and effective in curtailing opioid use, relapse, treatment drop-out and overdose.  Faith Lapidus reports.