A Behavioral Trial for the Treatment of Methamphetamine Dependence. - 1
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00033124
Verified August 2003 by National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
The purpose of this study is to examine behavioral treatment for methamphetamine dependence.
Condition or disease
Behavioral: Behavior Therapy
To characterize meth. withdrawal symptoms using a multidimensional withdrawal questionnaire; to field test and investigate the effect of using an algorithm developed for discriminating between new use and residual carry-over of meth metabolites in urine and to evaluate the treatment response of meth. users to participation in the thrice weekly psychosocial protocol to be used as a "platform" in future pharmacotherapy trials.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 99 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Male or Female at least 18 yrs of age; DSM-4 diagnosis of methamphetamine (METH) dependence; be willing to comply with study procedures; verbalize understanding of consent and provide written consent and willingness to complete study procedures; be seeking treatment for METH dependence.
Additional criteria available during screening at the site.