Revised November 2017
Caring for the well-being of our children is our traditional way. Using opioids (e.g., prescription pain pills, heroin, fentanyl) without a medical provider’s guidance during pregnancy can have devastating effects on the baby. Learn of ways to have a safe and healthy baby. For more information please see - Treating Opioid Use Disorder During Pregnancy (Policy Brief).
There is help. If you would like help ask your primary care provider or call a local substance use disorder treatment program. For more information please see - Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) (SAMHSA).
For more information on how to fnd help visit:
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SAMHSA’s Knowledge Network
SAMHSA’s Knowledge Network is a comprehensive online resource of behavioral health training, technical assistance, and workforce development for the health care community.