Science and Research
Our tapering and withdrawal program is based on established science and research in how habit-forming drugs act in the body, what happens when you abruptly try to stop taking such medication and the nutrients that scientists have found to ease the withdrawal effects.
Anna Lembke, M.D. The New England Journal of Medicine. Why Doctors Prescribe Opioids to Known Opioid Abusers
Lembke A, Humphreys K, Newmark J. Weighing the Risks and Benefits of Chronic Opioid Therapy.
Anna Lembke, M.D. Society for the Study of Addiction. From self-medication to intoxication: time for a paradigm shift