Kerman University of Medical Sciences
1. Sleep Disorders in Methadone Maintenance Treatment Volunteers and Opium-‎dependent Patients

Habibolah Khazaie; Farid Najafi; Mohammad Rasoul Ghadami; Atena Azami; Marzieh Nasouri; Masoud Tahmasian; Behnam Khaledi-Paveh

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 84-89

Abstract
  Background‎: The relationship between substance use and sleep is bidirectional. Substance use directly causes sleep disturbances, and sleep problems are a critical factor in substance-use relapse. Methods: This study evaluated sleep disorders in 65 methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) patients, and ...  Read More

2. A Study of the Sexual Function, Sleep, and Weight Status of Patients after 6 Months of ‎Methadone Maintenance Treatment

Noushin Parvaresh‎; Abdol Reza Sabahi; Shahrzad Mazhari; Hoda Gilani

Volume 7, 1-2 , Winter 2015, , Pages 24-29

Abstract
  Background: Methadone is a synthetic opioid and receptor agonist morphine; thus, its consumption has the effects and side effects of opioid. Methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) is used as an alternative treatment for people who are suffering from substance abuse and do not have the ability to withdraw. ...  Read More