Felix is a patient recovering from a history of opioid use disorder who visits the pharmacy daily for a methadone 15mg treatment.

Meet Felix

  • Age: 28
  • Condition: Felix is in recovery for opioid use disorder.
  • Treatment plan: Felix visits his pharmacy daily for a methadone 15 mg treatment.
  • Other: According to his pharmacy record, Felix has missed two methadone doses this week.

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