Ibogaine as a treatment for addiction

Ibogaine as a treatment for addiction

Posted On: June 14, 2011
Posted In: , , ,
Comments: One Response

An ethnobotanist who works with a doctor to administer ibogaine to addicts. Ibogaine can relieve addiction to drugs such as heroin and nicotine. In this interview, Hattie talks about the origins of ibogaine therapy, how it works and what it feels like to go through this kind of experience. She also explains the legal status of ibogaine in the UK and discusses the success rate among her patients.

The whole interview is 16 minutes long. It has been chapterised so you can skip to sections you’re more interested in. If you don’t wish to skip, you can just let the clips play consecutively.

* Use the left and right arrows mid way down the screen to skip to the previous(<) or next (>) section of the interview.

* Hover over the bottom of the image and a series of thumbnail images will appear with the titles of the ‘segments’ of the interview. You can click on any of them to watch instantly.

* Use the lower left and right arrows to move to the next / previous set of thumbnails

If you are viewing this on a mobile phone – use the clip below. Current functionality does not allow it to be chapterised.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0l9yOUVFWWA

Disclaimer: All reasonable measures have been taken to ensure the quality, reliability, and accuracy of the information in this interview at time of filming. Some details may have been changed in the interests of protection of others. Know Drugs is a platform for airing opinions and experiences and the views expressed in this interview do not necessarily reflect the views of Know Drugs. Know Drugs content is provided for general information only, and should not be treated as a substitute for the medical advice of your own doctor, psychiatrist or any other health care professional. Know Drugs is not responsible or liable for any diagnosis, decision or self-assessment made by a user based on the content of its interviews. Know Drugs is not liable for the contents of any external internet sites listed, nor does it endorse any commercial product or service mentioned or advised on any of the sites. Know Drugs is a hub for discussion and does not advocate illegal behaviour of any sort.