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Research & Reviews  26,251 results

Prelimbic cortical projections to rostromedial tegmental nucleus play a suppressive rol...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41386-020-00909-z
Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology; Cruz AM, Spencer HF et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - The prelimbic (PL) region of prefrontal cortex has been implicated in both driving and suppressing cocaine seeking in animal models of addiction. We hypothesized that these opposing roles for PL may be supported by distinct efferent projections. W...

A qualitative exploration of the factors associated with initiation to methamphetamine ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09908-7
BMC Public Health; Shahbazi Sighaldeh S, Zarghami F et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Crystal (methamphetamine) is a strong stimulant of addictive substances that affects the central nervous system. The consumption of this substance is increasing among teenagers and adult young people in the country. In this matter, one of the prac...

Why is it difficult but necessary to treat behavioral addiction early on?
https://doi.org/10.1177/1757913920953172
Perspectives in Public Health; Józsa T

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Why is it difficult but necessary to treat behavioral addiction early on?|2020|Józsa T,|

Tele-fellowships for addiction medicine.
https://doi.org/10.5055/jom.2020.0586
Journal of Opioid Management; Gupta D

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Tele-fellowships for addiction medicine.|2020|Gupta D,|

Treatment for kratom abuse in a contingency-management-based MAT setting: A case series.
https://doi.org/10.5055/jom.2020.0594
Journal of Opioid Management; Kalin S, Dakhlalla S et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa) is a plant extract that exhibits opioid agonistic activity at the µ-opioid receptor. The use of this substance has increased recently due to widespread local availability across the United States, primarily at gas stati...

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Guidelines  105 results

Dr. Sondos Zayed Receives the Philip Francis Mulvey, III, Endowed Merit Award for Research on Opioid Addiction Risk in Patients With Head and Neck Cancer
https://dailynews.ascopubs.org/do/10.5555/ADN.20.200185/full/

May 28th, 2020 - A new merit award memorializing a remarkable man’s lifetime mission of mentorship is honoring a particularly appropriate inaugural recipient—Sondos Zayed, MD, an early-career resident clinical investigator at Western University, Canada.

Commonly Abused Drugs Charts
https://www.drugabuse.gov/drugs-abuse/commonly-abused-drugs-charts
NIH

Nov 9th, 2019 - Many misused drugs can alter a person’s thinking and judgment, leading to health risks, including addiction, drugged driving and infectious disease. Most drugs could potentially harm an unborn baby; pregnancy-related issues are listed in the chart...

Millions of Americans have a substance use disorder. Help is available.
https://findtreatment.gov/
SAMHSA

Nov 5th, 2019 - The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) collects information on thousands of state-licensed providers who specialize in treating substance use disorders, addiction, and mental illness.

Opioid Use Disorder: Medical Treatment Options
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1001/p416.html
American Family Physician; Coffa,D.,et al

Sep 30th, 2019 - Opioid use disorder is highly prevalent and can be fatal. At least 2.1 million Americans 12 years and older had opioid use disorder in 2016, and approximately 47,000 Americans died from opioid overdoses in 2017. Opioid use disorder is a chronic re...

Study finds flavors play a role in initiation, addiction to e-cigarette use
https://newsroom.heart.org/news/study-finds-flavors-play-a-role-in-initiation-addiction-to-e-cigarette-use?preview=9115

Sep 8th, 2019 - New research from the Tobacco Center for Regulatory Science of the American Heart Association finds young adults are especially influenced by flavors in e-cigarettes

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Drugs  1,901 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  29,911 results

Oxycodone and acetaminophen - oxycodone and acetaminophen tablet-Mikart, LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=e7aae9bc-79cf-4738-8376-fd010e9371db

Dec 30th, 2020 - Oxycodone and acetaminophen tablets are indicated for the management of pain severe enough to require an opioid analgesic and for which alternative treatments are inadequate. Limitations of Use Because of the risks of addiction, abuse, and misuse,...

Hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen - hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen tablet-Mikart, LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=59a558d4-8f4a-4bf0-b7a5-0ca2f7eb7f11

Dec 29th, 2020 - Hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen tablets are indicated for the management of pain severe enough to require an opioid analgesic and for which alternative treatments are inadequate. Limitations of Use Because of the risks of addiction, abuse...

Prelimbic cortical projections to rostromedial tegmental nucleus play a suppressive rol...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41386-020-00909-z
Neuropsychopharmacology : Official Publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology; Cruz AM, Spencer HF et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - The prelimbic (PL) region of prefrontal cortex has been implicated in both driving and suppressing cocaine seeking in animal models of addiction. We hypothesized that these opposing roles for PL may be supported by distinct efferent projections. W...

A qualitative exploration of the factors associated with initiation to methamphetamine ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09908-7
BMC Public Health; Shahbazi Sighaldeh S, Zarghami F et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Crystal (methamphetamine) is a strong stimulant of addictive substances that affects the central nervous system. The consumption of this substance is increasing among teenagers and adult young people in the country. In this matter, one of the prac...

Why is it difficult but necessary to treat behavioral addiction early on?
https://doi.org/10.1177/1757913920953172
Perspectives in Public Health; Józsa T

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Why is it difficult but necessary to treat behavioral addiction early on?|2020|Józsa T,|

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News  2,485 results

Substance Use Tied to Increased COVID-19 Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938547

Oct 4th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Substance use disorders (SUD), particularly opioid addiction and smoking, are tied to an increased risk for COVID-19 and serious adverse outcomes ...

MHRA: Stronger Warnings on Opioid Use
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938052

Sep 24th, 2020 - Healthcare professionals have been asked to discuss the risks of dependence and addiction from medicines containing opioids with patients taking or planning to take them. The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) said addition...

MHRA: Stronger Warnings on Opioid Use
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/938052

Sep 24th, 2020 - Healthcare professionals have been asked to discuss the risks of dependence and addiction from medicines containing opioids with patients taking or planning to take them. The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) said addition...

FDA Orders Stronger Warnings on Benzodiazepines
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937997

Sep 23rd, 2020 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) wants updated boxed warnings on benzodiazepines to reflect the "serious" risks of abuse, misuse, addiction, physical dependence, and withdrawal reactions associated with these medications. "The current pre...

Obesity and the Bitter Pill of Truth
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937603

Sep 22nd, 2020 - About 2 years ago, I wrote my first commentary for Medscape on obesity, a topic that is both close to my heart and something we encounter ubiquitously in clinical practice. I was thrilled to see hundreds of responses pouring in. But the excitement...

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Patient Education  73 results see all →