2013

Handbook of Methadone Prescribing and Buprenorphine Therapy

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-6973-5 (Print) 978-1-4614-6974-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-14

    Prescribing Methadone Safely

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    Pages 15-30

    Use of Methadone in Opioid Maintenance Treatment

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    Pages 31-37

    Treating Pain in Patients Receiving Methadone Maintenance for Opioid Dependence

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    Pages 39-49

    Methadone Side Effects: Constipation, Respiratory Depression, Sedation, Sleep-Disordered Breathing, and the Endocrine System

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    Pages 51-58

    Cardiovascular Effects of Methadone

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    Pages 59-72

    Methadone Pharmacodynamics and Pharmacokinetics

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    Pages 73-80

    Methadone and Opioid Rotation

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    Pages 81-89

    Intravenous Use of Methadone: Efficacy and Safety

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    Pages 91-107

    Methadone Hyperalgesia

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    Pages 109-137

    Buprenorphine Analgesia in Chronic Pain

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    Pages 139-162

    Buprenorphine in Maintenance Therapy

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    Pages 163-181

    Buprenorphine Pharmacodynamics and Pharmacokinetics

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    Pages 183-200

    Buprenorphine Metabolism and Drug–Drug Interactions

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    Pages 201-211

    Buprenorphine: Side Effects and Tolerability

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    Pages 213-228

    Buprenorphine and Opioid Rotation

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    Pages 229-240

    Methadone and Buprenorphine Use During the Perinatal Period

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    Pages 241-261

    Methadone and Buprenorphine Prescribing in the Palliative Care Population

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    Pages 263-276

    Methadone Prescribing in the Sickle Cell Patient

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    Pages 277-288

    Methadone and Buprenorphine Analgesia in Older Patients

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 289-298