Illicit use of buprenorphine in a community sample of young adult non-medical users of pharmaceutical opioids

Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 04/20/2012

The findings suggest that illicit buprenorphine use is gaining ground primarily among whites and those who are more advanced in their drug use careers. Continued monitoring is needed to better understand evolving patterns and trends of illicit buprenorphine use.

Print Article Summary