Hythiam previously received a notice of allowance for its treatment of cocaine dependence
patent application in the U.
Hythiam researches, develops, licenses and commercializes innovative physiological, nutritional, and behavioral treatment protocols that seek to address substance dependence
XR-NTX is an investigational drug currently under development and is not approved for the treatment of opioid dependence
Volpicelli's study will measure outcomes on 60 alcohol dependent subjects with a battery of standardized neurocognitive tests following treatment with the PROMETA protocol for alcohol dependence
We are pleased to initiate this Phase III clinical study of Probuphine in the treatment of opioid dependence
," stated Dr.
Commenting on the pilot, Georgia's Attorney General, Thurbert Baker, who has recently been elected President of The National Association of Attorneys General, said, "Drug and alcohol dependence
are primary contributors to criminal activity.
Currently servicing approximately 2,000 individuals, PCA is the primary substance dependence
treatment provider for the County's drug offenders, the majority of whom are methamphetamine or cocaine dependent.
is a serious and chronic disease that affects multiple regions of the brain, providing rationale for the use of medication with psychosocial support as part of an integrated treatment plan.
Preventive Medicine Associates (PMA) are the largest outpatient substance dependence
providers in the state of Massachusetts.
Earlier this year, Hythiam announced that it had received allowances and grants for its core intellectual property for the treatment of alcohol and stimulant dependence
in several other countries including Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, and South Africa.
The Right Step has built a reputation for delivering quality substance dependence
treatment offerings," said Terren Peizer, Hythiam's Chairman and CEO.
Weinstein will have several responsibilities, including developing substance dependence
treatment programs for third party payors; guiding Hythiam's institutional business development and marketing teams; providing support and training to criminal justice, Medicaid, and commercial payors on the use and implementation of the PROMETA protocols; and refining the PROMETA protocols.
Switzerland is well-regarded worldwide as a destination for and creator of high quality, innovative medical treatment and Privatklinik Meiringen has long been regarded in Europe as a leading provider of substance dependence
and the approximately 700 hundred patients who have been treated by our company's PROMETA(TM) protocols for substance dependence
at medical facilities throughout the country.
E-cigs contain far fewer cancer-causing and other toxic substances than cigarettes, however their long-term effects on health and nicotine dependence
are unknown, researchers said.