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  • Narcotics (opioids): Veterinarians will sometimes use narcotics, such as morphine, codeine, hydrocodone, fentanyl or buprenorphine, for controlling severe pain when other medications are not strong enough.
  • Although there is currently an injectable treatment available, the Food and Drug Administration is investigating making buprenorphine into a tablet to be taken orally.
  • Some of the medications drug rehab programs can treat opioid addiction include methodone, LAAM (levo-alpha-acetyl-methadol), naltrexone, naloxone, and buprenorphine.
  • Additionally, medications like methadone or buprenorphine may be given to patients during the treatment process.
  • Another drug that has been approved for treating heroin addiction is buprenorphine.
 

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