Learn more about opioid overdose:
There are guidelines for prescribing opioids for chronic pain.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends many options for dealing with pain.
Medication Assisted Treatment
Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) is the use of medication, combined with counseling and behavioral therapies, to provide a whole patient approach to the treatment of substance use disorders including opioids.
Opioid overdose is a medical emergency. Seek help immediately by calling 911.