This section compares the three medications approved for treating opioid use disorder to help you prepare to talk with a qualified professional about what is best for you. This information is not intended as advice. Talk with your doctor before starting any medication.

Examples in this section do not include all risks, side effects, or medication interactions. All medications can interact with alcohol, illicit drugs, other prescription medications and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, herbs, and supplements.

For more information on medications, visit: Medline Plus.

FDA approved package inserts are available at DailyMed.

To learn more about medication interactions, visit: Avoiding Drug Interactions.