(https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/26/opinion/opioid-crisis-sacklers-purdue.html) Partial opioid agonists
Methadone, Buprenorphine, Naltrexone ER are the current standard of care for addiction and lessening the addictive properties of opioid use .
(Use benzodiazepines with great care because of the risk of overdose with opioids and partial opioid agonists
and the risk of co-morbid abuse and dependence.) Non-medications like hot/cold packs, relaxation, baths, massages, rubbing ointments, music, acupuncture, aromatherapy, etc.