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4 Common Misconceptions About Medication-Assisted Treatment

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: September 16, 2020 Updated: October 29, 2020 Medication-assisted treatment or MAT is effective in treating substance use and addiction. The treatment program combines medication and therapies to treat substance use disorders. However, inadequate information about this program has made some patients shun it. There are many misconceptions…