QUITTING HARD DRUGS WITH THE AID OF CANNABIS
During the temperance movement of the 1890's, marijuana was commonly recommended as a substitute for alcohol.
Can medical marijuana help addicts transition off heroin and oxycontin?
Science & Research
1999 - Study ~ Therapeutic use of cannabis by crack addicts in Brazil.
2001 - News ~ Go clean with spliffs.
2003 - Study ~ Cannabis as a Substitute for Alcohol.
2005 - News ~ Role of cannabinoid receptors in alcohol abuse.
2008 - News ~ Curing Addiction With Cannabis Medicines?
2008 - News ~ Cannabis-based Drugs can help you quit Smoking.
2009 - Study ~ Cannabis as a substitute for alcohol and other drugs.
2009 - News ~ Medical Marijuana and Tobacco Dependence.
2009 - News ~ Medical Marijuana and Opiate Dependence.
2009 - News ~ Is Cannabis the Answer to Booze Britain's Problems?
2009 - News ~ Medical Marijuana and Cocaine Dependence.
2009 - News ~ Cannabis as a substitute for heavy alcohol usage?
2010 - Study ~ Medical marijuana users in substance abuse treatment.
2010 - News ~ Oaklanders Quitting Oxycontin with Cannabis.
2010 - News ~ Marijuana To Control Alcohol Abuse.
2010 - News ~ Marijuana could be an “exit drug”.
2011 - News ~ Why Medical Marijuana Laws Reduce Traffic Deaths.
2011 - News ~ Medical marijuana turns former soldier's life around.
2011 - News ~ Can marijuana curb cocaine addiction?
2012 - Study ~ Nicotine-induced anxiety-like behavior in a rat model of the novelty-seeking phenotype is associated with long-lasting neuropeptidergic and neuroplastic adaptations in the
amygdala: Effects of the cannabinoid receptor 1 antagonist AM251.
2013 - News ~ Secret “Sober” Pot Smokers
2013 - News ~ Man gets off painkillers with marijuana
2013 - News ~ Can Marijuana Help You Quit Cigarettes? Study Says Yes
spontaneous morphine withdrawal in mice