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Treating patients with opioid disorders is not just about treating addiction. Here’s why

Patients addicted to opioids are far more likely than the general population to have other health conditions, including hepatitis C, PTSD, and anxiety.

Patients with opioid use disorder are much more likely than the general population to have a host of other health conditions, including hepatitis C, post-traumatic stress disorder, and anxiety.

That’s according to a new analysis from health care company Amino, which culled data from the claims of 3.1

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