New drug offers hope for curing addiction; testing hits a snag

The Ethnic NewsWatch Philadelphia Tribune, The March 11, 1994 SECTION: Vol. 111; No. 26; Pg. 3-A LANGUAGE: ENGLISH LOAD-DATE-MDX: March 23, 1994 LENGTH: 640 words HEADLINE: New drug offers hope for curing addiction; testing hits a snag BYLINE: Clay, Denise BODY: New drug offers hope for curing addiction; testing hits…

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Bizarre Drug Tested in the Hope of Helping Drug Addicts

Copyright 1993 The New York Times Company The New York Times October 27, 1993, Wednesday, Late Edition – Final SECTION: Section C; Page 11; Column 1; Science Desk; Health Page LANGUAGE: ENGLISH LOAD-DATE-MDX: November 16, 1993 LENGTH: 1604 words HEADLINE: A Bizarre Drug Tested in the Hope of Helping Drug…

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The Ibogaine Connection (Day One – ABC)

Copyright 1993 American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. All rights reserved ABC NEWS SHOW: Day One (ABC 8:00 pm ET) August 30, 1993 Transcript # 126-4 LANGUAGE: ENGLISH LOAD-DATE-MDC: December 21, 1993 TYPE: Package SECTION: News LENGTH: 2811 words HEADLINE: The Ibogaine Connection HIGHLIGHT: Ibogaine is a psychedelic drug derived from the…

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The mystery of ibogaine: can an African psychedelic cure addiction?

Copyright Omni Publications International Ltd. 1993 Omni July, 1993 SECTION: Vol. 15 ; No. 9 ; Pg. 14; ISSN: 0149-8711 LENGTH: 757 words HEADLINE: The mystery of ibogaine: can an African psychedelic cure addiction? BYLINE: Nadis, Steve BODY: Wild claims have been made about ibogaine, an hallucinogenic substance derived from…

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Hallucinogen Being Studied As Treatment For Addiction

Copyright 1992 Globe Newspaper Company The Boston Globe November 9, 1992, Monday, City Edition SECTION: SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY; Pg. 29 LENGTH: 1371 words HEADLINE: HALLUCINOGEN BEING STUDIED AS TREATMENT FOR ADDICTION; PHARMACOLOGY BYLINE: By Dolores Kong, Globe Staff BODY: In the urgent search for new treatments for cocaine and heroin…

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1999: NYU Ibogaine Conference

1999: NYU Ibogaine Conference Original Message ***************** There will be a Conference on Ibogaine at NYU School of Medicine on November 5 & 6, 1999. Perhaps some of you would be interested in attending. You can view the Conference web page, which includes the Conference Program and participants, a review…

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Seeking Ways to Crack Cocaine Addiction

Feature: Seeking Ways to Crack Cocaine Addiction The Lancet [Volume 352, Number 9136] 17 October 1998 by Kelly Morris The use of cocaine, a highly addictive stimulant and euphoriant with few physical withdrawal symptoms, is increasing. Up to 10% of ever-users will become heavy users, particularly if they inject the…

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Rally with a Buzz

by Eve Doster Detroit Times — (4/28/2004) Grand Circus Park in Detroit will be abuzz with a war protest this Saturday. No, there will not be a demonstration against American military involvement in Iraq. This particular call to arms will fall under the “war on drugs” rubric. Rally organizer Jay…

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Anti-Addiction Drug in Limbo

Illegal in U.S., ibogaine advocates say it blocks withdrawal symptoms By Malcolm Ritter / Associated Press (2000) What if addiction, whether to cocaine, heroin or alcohol, could be broken by taking a single pill? That’s the audacious claim behind ibogaine, an extract of an African shrub. But don’t look for…

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Natural Healing

A Miracle Cure for Addiction? by Tristram Korten Photographs © 2006, Simon Hare Photography Ocean Drive Magazine / (April 2006) Though South Beach may be a hotspot for A-list substance abuse, across the causeway a Miami doctor is struggling to legalize an astonishing treatment derived from an African plant. Most…

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