OPIOID BLOCKADE

the hindering of the euphoric impacts of opioids like heroin by deliverance of an obstructing agent, particularly methadone, as management remediation for drug abuse.

OPIOID BLOCKADE: "Luckily, the ambulance arrived in time to administer an opioid blockade to the young woman."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OPIOID BLOCKADE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/opioid-blockade/ (accessed November 25, 2020).
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