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Opiate addiction, morality, and medicine

Geoffrey Harding

Opiate addiction, morality, and medicine

from moral illness to pathological disease

by Geoffrey Harding

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Published by Macmillan in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Drug addiction -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Drug addiction -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Great Britain -- History.,
    • Opium abuse -- Great Britain -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 87-94) and index.

      StatementGeoffrey Harding.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5840.G7 H34 1988b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 98 p. ;
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1973312M
      ISBN 100333409620
      LC Control Number90212880

        Buprenorphine is a mainstay of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for opiate addiction, where a safer opiate is provided for daily consumption in order to supplant the use of illicit opiates. Buprenorphine is often the preferred option as an opioid replacement because it is a partial opioid agonist, meaning that it only partially stimulates.   On Addiction Medicine Understanding Opioid Addiction and the particularly for opioid addiction, was that of a social and moral problem rather than a medical condition requiring treatment. The opiate addiction being a chronic, reoccurring disease, and the value of.

        Testing how addiction medicine helps Volkow aims to test 80 people, a mix of untreated heroin users and patients using different medication-based .   Heroin, morphine, and other opiates trace their origins to a single plant—the opium poppy. Opium has been used both recreationally and as a medicine .

        I’ve been sober for nine years, and in that time I’ve read a lot of books about addiction. In fact, I started reading about addiction before I got sober–-perhaps because something in the very back of my mind was telling me that someday these books about addiction would be quite relevant to my life.   Over time, people who use kratom may develop cravings for it and need the same medications that are used to treat opioid addiction, such as buprenorphine (Buprenex) and naloxone (Narcan, Evzio). When kratom is used during pregnancy, the infant may experience symptoms of withdrawal after birth.


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[Geoffrey Harding] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey Harding. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Based on the author's thesis. These movies and books let me know I was not alone, that there were other people walking around who drank like I did.

I distinctly remember reading my most favorite addiction memoir ever, Drinking: A Love Story by Caroline Knapp, at age I would only read the book secretly in my room, out of fear that someone would see me reading it. Virginia Berridge's Opium and the People ( and ), Geoffrey Harding's Opiate Addiction, Morality and Medicine () and Terry Parssinen's Secret Passions, Secret Remedies () all deal with the same topic.

While there would still be space for another book on opium in nineteenth-century Britain (especially as much of this literature is.

Romancing Opiates – Pharmacological Lies and the Addiction Bureaucracy was written by psychiatrist Theodore Dalrymple. It is based on his 14 years of experience as a British prison doctor as well as his work in a large UK general hospital serving a.

Pathologising the Soul: The Construction of a 19th Century Analysis of Opiate Addiction With Geoffrey Harding This chapter discusses the supplement existing accounts of the nineteenth century responses to unregulated opium use by approaching this development from a perspective derived from the work of the philosopher, Michel Foucault.

“Quite apart from the placebo effect, a patent medicine might contain a drug like opium,” says Courtwright, whose book Dark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in. Addiction is a worldwide problem that affects many different people, their families, and communities. InaboutAmericans ages 12 or older reported currently using heroin, and million reported nonmedical use of prescription opioids.

Addiction is a chronic disease, like diabetes or heart disease, meaning there is no cure. Kirkus Reviews calls In Pain "a bioethicist's eloquent and riveting memoir of opioid dependence and withdrawal—a harrowing personal reckoning and clarion call for change not only for government but medicine itself, revealing the lack of crucial resources and structures to handle this insidious nationwide epidemic.".The book describes buprenorphine's pharmacology and current prescription practices in France.

It also discusses the use of buprenorphine in various scenarios including in pregnant addicts, and provides a source of knowledge for everyone working in addiction medicine."-Doody's Health Sciences Book Review Journal "This is a further volume in the.Dalrymple—a pseudonym for Anthony Daniels, a prolific conservative essayist who was a general practitioner and prison doctor—argues that opiate addiction is a moral and spiritual failing, not a medical condition, and should be treated as such.