Michael Mancino, MD
Opioid Use Disorder: An Arkansas Perspective
This presentation will examine the severity of the opioid epidemic across the nation with an emphasis on its impact in Arkansas. We will explore one of the significant drivers behind relapse, opioid withdrawal. We will discuss the FDA-approved medications for opioid use disorder and understand the rationale, efficacy, and side effects of each of the medications.
- Become familiar with the severity of the opioid crisis in Arkansas and across the nation.
- Become familiar with medications for opioid use disorder.
- Understand the goals of pharmacotherapy for opioid use disorder.