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Prescription Drugs

Ibogaine For Substance Addiction

At Tabula Rasa Retreat, we are wholeheartedly devoted to aiding individuals triumph over various substance addictions. We utilize the transformative therapy of Ibogaine, a powerful psychoactive compound, esteemed for its efficacy in tackling the deep-seated emotional and psychological causes of addiction, often linked to prior traumas. Our meticulously designed programs cater to specific substance addictions, ensuring a holistic and secure treatment approach.

Alcohol Addiction

For individuals grappling with alcohol addiction, ceasing alcohol intake a minimum of seven days prior to your visit to Tabula Rasa Retreat is paramount. Merging alcohol and ibogaine may lead to seizures, accentuated by the "kindling effect." Those with prior alcohol withdrawal episodes are especially at risk. Given the cardiovascular demands of both alcohol withdrawal and Ibogaine, our prime concern remains the safety of our clients. Anyone testing positive for alcohol on arrival will be ineligible for ibogaine therapy.

We extend 6 and 10-day detox courses wherein Ibogaine's profound psycho-emotional restoration, in conjunction with our post-treatment care, offers a beacon of hope, clarity, and the tools for an alcohol-free existence.

Benzodiazepine Addiction

Handling benzodiazepine addiction with Ibogaine requires a structured safety protocol. Unlike other substances, it's dangerous to undergo benzodiazepine withdrawals during ibogaine therapy. Therefore, we require clients to safely taper off benzodiazepines prior to enrollment.

It is of utmost importance for clients to openly share withdrawal symptoms, as ibogaine's potential effects on the heart rate coupled with benzodiazepine withdrawals might induce seizures.

However, even though ibogaine is not suitable for the process of detoxing from benzodiazepines, it is nonetheless effective in addressing the root emotional triggers behind benzodiazepine addiction, such as insomnia, anxiety, depression or emotional trauma. Through our customized post-treatment plan, we aid clients in rediscovering optimism and shedding the shackles of benzodiazepine dependence.

Cocaine and Crack Addiction

Tabula Rasa Retreat offers an ibogaine program tailored to tackle the aggressive nature of cocaine and crack dependency. The damaging effects are counteracted by ibogaine's potential to mend drug-impaired synapses and to rejuvenate serotonin and dopamine levels.

Abstaining from stimulants for three days before treatment is a must to guarantee our clients a safe treatment.

Heroin Addiction

With heroin addiction posing global challenges, ibogaine is highly efficient in minimising withdrawal symptoms and cravings in . Notably effective against short-acting opiates like heroin, ibogaine alleviates most withdrawal symptoms and rejuvenates opiate receptors to their pre-addiction state.

For those clients with higher daily heroin consumption, who require more time in treatment, we have programme lengths varying from 6, 10, to even 30 days.

Methadone Addiction

While methadone initially served proved its purpose as a benign substitute for street heroin, it’s role as a long-acting opiate keeps many nonetheless caught in its grip. Ibogaine emerges as a solution at Tabula Rasa Retreat, known to negate opioid withdrawal symptoms within mere 30 minutes post-consumption.

Given methadone's presence in the system, we advise transitioning to short-acting opioids, like morphine sulphate or Oxycontin, roughly three weeks pre-treatment.

Methamphetamine Addiction

Methamphetamine, although euphoria-inducing, brings with it a host of health concerns. Ibogaine stands out in its ability to repair the brain pathways damaged by methamphetamine, and considerably minimizes cravings. At Tabula Rasa Retreat, our holistic aftercare program immediately after treatment ensures sustained support, bestowing mental clarity and a renewed start for those ensnared by methamphetamine.

Oxycontin Addiction

Despite its pain-relieving propeties, Oxycontin's abuse potential is undeniable. For those tethered to long-acting opioids like Subutex or Suboxone, transitioning to Oxycontin a couple of weeks before treatment at Tabula Rasa Retreat is recommended. Our treatment duration varies based on individual needs, with options for 6 or 10-day programs.

Understanding Opioids

It's imperative to discern the nuances between opioids and opiates. While all opiates are opioids, the reverse isn't true. The distinction primarily lies in the half-life, with long-acting opioids presenting extended withdrawal timelines. At Tabula Rasa Retreat, we are dedicated to ensuring ibogaine's apt use for opioid rehabilitation. For optimal outcomes, transitioning to short-acting opioids 3-4 weeks before the ibogaine regimen is crucial.

Spice/K2 Addiction

Contrary to misconceptions, Spice/K2 isn't a mere variant of cannabis but is fundamentally distinct from THC, the active compound in cannabis. Despite their deceptive "natural" marketing, their use can lead to grievous side effects, ranging from anxiety to severe withdrawal symptoms. At Tabula Rasa Retreat, our combined approach of ibogaine therapy followed by a specialized aftercare program aims to empower individuals to reclaim their lives from synthetic THC dependency.

If you or your dear ones seek a groundbreaking, holistic approach to combat addiction, we are but a call away. Traverse this journey with us, every step of the way. Contact us today.

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