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Feasibility Study of Take-Home LAAM Medication - 3

2014-07-24 14:36:46 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to test therapeutic benefits of take-home LAAM. (1) Do subjects with take-home LAAM availability show increased clinical responsibility over subjects without; (2) Do subjects with take-home LAAM attempt diversion when random recall and other diversion safeguards are used; (3) Does treatment response correlate with background or drug use variables at intake, discharge, or during treatment?

Description

1-Year study, participant will be randomly assigned to one of two groups: One will have the opportunity to earn take-home doses by turning in a designated number of clean urines. Two will not have the opportunity to earn take-home doses. Clinic visits three times per week. Urine sample given at each visit.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Opioid-Related Disorders

Intervention

LAAM

Location

Friends Research Institute
Los Angeles
California
United States
90025

Status

Completed

Source

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:36:46-0400

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