Marijuana and Opioid Dependence

Marijuana and opioid addiction are the most common type of drug addiction. According to Addiction biology of marijuana, marijuana use can overstimulation the endocannabinoid system which causes changes in the brain. In order to minimize its effects control measures are taken. Opioid dependence characterized by a compulsive use of opioids. Opioid treatment measures include various maintenance therapies like pharmacologic therapy, methadone maintenance therapy and these are the important topics of discussed in most of the substance dependence symposiums.

 

  • Prevalence of marijuana use
  • Marijuana’s addictiveness
  • Signs and treatment of marijuana abuse and addiction
  • Marijuana tolerance and withdrawal
  • Opioid drugs
  • Opioid intoxication
  • Opioid replacement therapy and behavioral therapy

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