Comparison of Health Care Resource use and Costs in Patients with Opioid Prescription Drug Dependence (Opd) Treated with Buprenorphine/Naloxone and Patients without Pharmacological Treatment: Retrospective Analysis of us Public Insurance Claims

Comparison of Health Care Resource use and Costs in Patients with Opioid Prescription Drug Dependence (Opd) Treated with Buprenorphine/Naloxone and Patients without Pharmacological Treatment: Retrospective Analysis of us Public Insurance Claims

2014 Value in health

Khemiri, A. | Clay, E. | Kharitonova, E. | Aballea, S. | Zah, V. | Ruby, J. | Volume: 17, Issue: 7, Pages: A463-A464, analysis, Value,

The buprenorphine/naloxone (BUP/NAL) combination is used in the treatment of prescription opioid dependence (OPD). The objective of this study was to determine if there were health economic advantages related to treatment compared to no pharmacological treatment.

https://www.doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2014.08.1291