Commonly Asked Questions About Actiq

Actiq is a lozenge form of the opioid drug fentanyl. It is used in patients who have a high tolerance for opioid medications as a pain reliever, most commonly for cancer patients. Like all opioid medications, Actiq can become addictive if taken in higher than recommended doses or used as a recreational drug. Opioid addiction is difficult to overcome without professional treatment. To learn more about treatment options, call the experts at The Recovery Village. All calls are toll-free and confidential.