The U.S. is facing a surge of overdose deaths involving the use of stimulant drugs, including cocaine and methamphetamine. As more patients and providers become familiar with the multiple effective medications now available to treat opioids, the lack of any medication to treat addiction to methamphetamine is increasingly frustrating. There were no significant adverse effects of the medication combination, and participants generally adhered to the treatment. Previously, both bupropion and naltrexone had been tried on their own in the treatment of methamphetamine use disorder, with modest but inconsistent results in both cases. Compounds that can mimic the effects of a misused drug but less rapidly and intensely are obvious choices as addiction medication candidates.
At Wellness Axis we want to encourage habits of wellness, Increase awareness of factors and resources contributing to well-being, Inspire and empower individuals to take responsibility for their own health, and to support a sense of community. Wellness can be thought of as the quality or state of being in good health.