Methadone maintenance treatment program in Portuguese community pharmacies
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: JACINTO, Isabel (National Association of Pharmacies, Lisbon, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Santos, Cristina (National Association of Pharmacies, LISBON, Portugal)
Pádua, José (Drug Addiction Institute, LISBON, Portugal)
Goulão, João (Drug Addiction Institute, LISBON, Portugal)
Background information: Methadone maintenance treatment program (MMT) is an effective form of treatment for opioid dependence. In order to implement the MMT in Pharmacies, a protocol was signed in 1998, between the Drug Addiction Institute (IDT), the Pharmaceutical Society (OF) and the National Association of Pharmacies (ANF). In 2004, the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.