219. Drug Treatments for Addiction


This Psychology Factsheet aims to give an overview of the use of agonist and antagonist drugs as a treatment for addiction, including the biological explanation for their function, evidence on their effectiveness and the potential downsides to their use. Words in bold are defined in the glossary and the worksheet allows the opportunity to practise what you have learned.

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January 2018


ISSN: 1351-5136

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