Los Angeles, California 90025

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The purpose of this study is to develop a clinical protocol to detoxify patients from opiates to naltrexone using buprenorphine and to develop pilot data for a grant application for a controlled study of the efficacy of the new clinical protocol for outpatients.


Inclusion Criteria: Males/Females, ages 21-50. Opiate dependence according to DSM-IV criteria. Self-reported use within the last 30 days. Agreeable to conditions of study and signed informed consent. Exclusion Criteria: psychiatric disorder that requires medication therapy. History of seizures. Pregnant and/or nursing women. Dependent on etoh or benzodiazepines or other sedative-hypnotics. Acute hepatitis. Other medical conditions that deem participation to be unsafe.



Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Walter Ling, M.D.
Friends Research Institute, Inc.

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Location Contact:

Los Angeles, California 90025
United States

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Site Status: N/A

Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: June 16, 2021

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