Monthly Archives: December 2010

Lightlake acquires US Patent for method of terminating methadone maintenance

More info…Lightlake Therapeutics Inc has acquired US Patent 5,587,381, entitled: ‘Method for terminating methadone maintenance through extinction of the opiate-taking responses’, using an opioid antagonist as treatment. The Patent also covers treatment for addiction to other legally available opioids and to stimulant drugs such as… Continue reading

Lightlake Therapeutics, Inc. Acquires a Patent With the Potential to Establish a New Treatment Paradigm to Terminate …

More info…LONDON — Lightlake Therapeutics Inc has acquired US Patent 5,587,381, entitled: ‘Method for terminating methadone maintenance through extinction of the opiate-taking responses’, using an opioid antagonist as treatment. official drug abuse hotline

Canada faces a flood of heroin and addicts

More info…It’s just before 1 p.m. on a cool, sunny Monday afternoon in late November. On a quiet residential street in Montreal, half a dozen heroin addicts are waiting by office phones and cellphones in a drop-in centre and residence for opiate users and recovering… Continue reading

Key doctor says Suboxone more effective than methadone for addicts

More info…Addiction experts say the Manitoba government should pay for a medication that potentially could save lives and help young Manitobans hooked on powerful narcotics such as OxyContin curb their drug abuse. official drug abuse hotline

Quit an Addiction to Painkillers Today with Antiopes

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$ to help county fight prescription abuse

More info…COLUMBUS — County Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health boards will split $5 million for opiate addiction treatment, Gov. Ted Strickland announced Friday. hotline