Treatment of heroin dependence with a single dose of 32mg of Buprenorphine: A new inlet
Authors: Jamshid Ahmadi*‚ MD; Professor of Psychiatry‚ Bahare Oji‚ MD; Resident of Psychiatry
Background: Heroin dependence is currently an advancing problem.
Objective: To demonstrate the efficacy of a single dose of 3’ mg of buprenorphine in the treatment of
Results: A single dose of 3’ mg buprenorphine is very beneficial in the treatment of heroin
Discussion: Our study indicates that one dosage of 3’ mg buprenorphine is very effective in the
treatment of heroin dependence. This is an excellent finding.
Conclusion: We conclude that a single dose of buprenorphine could manage heroin withdrawal
symptoms. This finding is a significant addition to the literature.
Key words: Buprenorphine; Heroin withdrawals