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    Drug Abuse and Dependence - Medicines

    Your doctor may prescribe medicine during detoxification to ease withdrawal symptoms or during treatment to help you move away from dependence. These medicines are mainly used for dependence on heroin or other opiates.

    Medicines that can help include:

    WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

    Last Updated: 2/, 014
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