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Is there medication to help overcome crack use, the person

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Is there medication to help overcome crack use, the person has used crack for 12 days, a Gram a day, what should we expect. Please answer
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 10 months ago.

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buprenorphine plus naltrexone can potentially help patients overcome cocaine or crack addition.

the client has to be willing to seek help and take medications and be enrolled into a drug treatment program.

http://healthland.time.com/2012/08/09/combo-of-fda-approved-drugs-could-fight-cocaine-addiction/

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22875830

is the results of the research trail

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