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ACMT Position Statement: Remove the Waiver Requirement for Prescribing Buprenorphine for Opioid Use Disorder

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Marino, R., Perrone, J., Nelson, L.S. et al. ACMT Position Statement: Remove the Waiver Requirement for Prescribing Buprenorphine for Opioid Use Disorder. J. Med. Toxicol. 15, 307–309 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s13181-019-00728-9

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Keywords

  • Buprenorphine
  • Waiver
  • X-waiver
  • Opioid use disorder
  • Opioid agonist therapy