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What is the duration of treatment allowed by FDA(US Health

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What is the duration of treatment allowed by FDA(US Health laws) for drug buperinorphine hyderochloride in opiod substance abuse dependent patients?How long can patient be put on maintenance treatment to avoid relapse?
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Rick, MD replied 4 months ago.

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There is no legal time limits or mandates placed on any medical treatments prescribed by a physician, including maintenance therapy to prevent opiod substance abuse relapse.

This is strictly between the doctor and patient.

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