BUPRENORPHINE

An opoid analgesic with agonist and antagonist abilities that is used to treat moderate to severe pain.

BUPRENORPHINE: "Joe was prescibed buprenorphine when he smashed his leg in a car accident."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "BUPRENORPHINE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/buprenorphine-2/ (accessed October 22, 2021).
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