Thinking about making a change

Although no single recovery pathway is right for everyone, people who are addicted to opioids are more successful when they combine a strong support system and professional counseling with a prescribed medication used to treat opioid use disorder.

The choice to use medications as part of your recovery is a personal medical decision.

This site gives you facts about medication-assisted treatment (MAT) options so you can talk through your concerns with a provider and make informed decisions.

Everyone needs to be aware of the increasing risk of overdose, especially for people taking opioid pain medications, and the steps that can reduce the risk of harm. Click here for overdose prevention information.

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