Treatment Improvement Protocol 63: Medications for Opioid Use Disorder

SAMHSA_Web_IconThis Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) document from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration is meant for healthcare and addiction professionals, policymakers, patients, and families of patients. It reviews the use of the three Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved medications used to treat opioid use disorder (OUD)—methadone, naltrexone, and buprenorphine—and the other strategies and services needed to support recovery for people with OUD.