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New HHS Guide on Reducing or Discontinuing Opioids: Individualize, and Go Slow

The Department of Health and Human Services has released a decision-making guide for physicians who are considering reducing or discontinuing opioid treatment for their patients. The 5-page booklet discusses:

  • The situations in which opioid tapering or discontinuation may be appropriate
  • The risks of rapid opioid tapering
  • Steps…

Nov 21, 2019