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Where can I get buprenorphine medication for opioid dependence?

Howard J. Shaffer, PhD
Addiction Medicine
People using buprenorphine need not attend a clinic to use the drug. Doctors in private practice can prescribe buprenorphine if they have the appropriate licensing and they also refer patients for drug counseling.

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