HOW TO PREVENT OPIOID ADDICTION BEFORE IT BEGINS

How likely is a patient to become addicted to prescription opioids? Can Suboxone, a medication designed to quell cravings for opioids, be used to prevent addiction? And what can we do to get unused opioid medication off the streets?

Northeastern researchers in business, health sciences, engineering, and public policy are working together to answer these questions in an effort to curb opioid addiction before it starts.

Northeastern University researchers in business, health sciences, engineering, and public policy are working to curb opioid addiction before it starts