Holiday binge drinking – Five sign you are abusing alcohol

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Many individuals binge drink during the holidays as the party season is in full swing. Dr. Cidambi suggests that they should become aware if they are abusing alcohol or using it as an emotional crutch.

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International overdose awareness day

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With Approximately 60,000 Drug Overdose Deaths Expected in 2017, Center for Network Therapy Medical Director and Addiction Expert Dr. Cidambi Says It is Critical for Communities to Participate

New York, NY – August 28, 2017 – On August 31st, people around the world will participate in International Overdose Awareness Day to raise awareness on the drug epidemic’s toll on society. This day is devoted to highlighting the gravity of the problem, helping to destigmatize the disease of Addiction, and encouraging people ...

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Legalizing Recreational Marijuana is a Reckless Move that Puts Our Children’s Future at Risk

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Indra Cidambi, M.D., Medical Director, Center for Network Therapy

As an Addiction Medicine Specialist and Psychiatrist on the front lines of dealing with the still growing drug epidemic, it is my responsibility to speak up against New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy’s plan to legalize recreational marijuana.

New Jersey’s Governor is one of many politicians in the country to ignore the downside of legalizing pot – from not only a medical standpoint but also the safety of our kids and the negative impact ...

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Crackdown On Opioid Pain Pill Prescriptions Leads To A More Deadly Drug Trend : Pressed Pills

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Nationally Recognized Addiction Expert, Dr. Indra Cidambi, Explains the Prevalence and Dangers of Counterfeit Drugs

New York, NY – February 08, 2018 – The opioid epidemic sweeping across America has caused several state governments to impose limits on initial opioid prescriptions in order to avoid the potential abuse of the pain pills. This crackdown on opioid prescriptions has led to the rising popularity of a more deadly scourge: “Pressed Pills.” With fewer prescription pills in circulation, drug cartels, as well as ...

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Does Addiction Run In Families? An Addiction Expert Comments On The Genetic Component Of Addiction

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Nationally Recognized Addiction Expert, Dr. Indra Cidambi, Looks at Whether Family Matters When It Comes to Substance Abuse

New York, NY – February 6, 2018 – Millions of Americans are battling the disease of addiction, devastating families and putting lives at risk. Substance use disorders can be unforgiving, leaving all who cross its path picking up the pieces and wondering how to break the cycle of addiction. With the current opioid epidemic and the prevalence of drug abuse in our country, ...

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Sublocade: Directionally Positive, But Not A Panacea

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Addiction Expert Dr. Indra Cidambi Highlights Hurdles to Overcome for Wide Adoption

New York – December 1, 2017 – The Food & Drug Administration (FDA) announced yesterday its approval of an injectable form of buprenorphine (brand name: Sublocade), a medication used to treat opiate addiction. Sublocade releases a steady dose of buprenorphine for one month. Buprenorphine works by reducing cravings and withdrawal symptoms and Sublocade is recommended for patients stabilized on a steady, maintenance dose of buprenorphine for seven days.

“Sublocade offers ...

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Holiday binge drinking-Five signs you are abusing alcohol

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Addiction Expert Dr. Indra Cidambi of Center for Network Therapy Spells Out Warning Signs of Alcohol Addiction

New York NY (PRWEB) December 16, 2015

Holiday party season is in full swing and with many celebrations happening around us, even people who consider themselves social drinkers may go overboard by binge drinking, the most common pattern of excessive alcohol use in the U.S., according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Leading Addiction Expert, Dr. Indra Cidambi, wants to alert ...

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