Gerardo Gonzalez

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and service use among homeless persons with serious mental illness and substance abuse
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:437-46. 2002
  2. pmc Preliminary study of buprenorphine and bupropion for opioid-dependent smokers
    Marc E Mooney
    Department of Psychiatry, Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    Am J Addict 17:287-92. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Desipramine and contingency management for cocaine and opiate dependence in buprenorphine maintained patients
    Thomas Kosten
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, VA New England MIRECC, VA Caonnecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, Bldg 35, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:315-25. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Progesterone effects on cocaine use in male cocaine users maintained on methadone: a randomized, double-blind, pilot study
    Mehmet Sofuoglu
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, Connecticut, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 15:453-60. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of citalopram alone or augmented with bupropion in methadone-stabilized patients
    James Poling
    Yale University School of Medicine, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Am J Addict 16:187-94. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Cocaine withdrawal symptoms predict medication response in cocaine users
    Mehmet Sofuoglu
    Yale University, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:617-27. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of gabapentin versus tiagabine for reducing cocaine use among cocaine dependent methadone-treated patients
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:1-9. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Six-month trial of bupropion with contingency management for cocaine dependence in a methadone-maintained population
    James Poling
    Yale University School of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven 06516, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:219-28. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of heroin (diamorphine) addiction: current approaches and future prospects
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Drugs 62:1331-43. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Combating opiate dependence: a comparison among the available pharmacological options
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:713-25. 2004

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and service use among homeless persons with serious mental illness and substance abuse
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:437-46. 2002
    ..This study compared baseline characteristics and clinical improvement after 12 months among homeless persons with a diagnosis of serious mental illness with and without a comorbid substance use disorder...
  2. pmc Preliminary study of buprenorphine and bupropion for opioid-dependent smokers
    Marc E Mooney
    Department of Psychiatry, Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    Am J Addict 17:287-92. 2008
    ..These preliminary findings do not support the efficacy of BUPRO, in combination with BUPRE, for the concurrent treatment of opioid and tobacco addiction...
  3. ncbi request reprint Desipramine and contingency management for cocaine and opiate dependence in buprenorphine maintained patients
    Thomas Kosten
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, VA New England MIRECC, VA Caonnecticut Healthcare System, 950 Campbell Avenue, Bldg 35, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:315-25. 2003
    ..DMI and CM had independent and additive effects in facilitating cocaine-free urines in buprenorphine maintained patients. The antidepressant appeared to enhance responsiveness to CM reinforcement...
  4. ncbi request reprint Progesterone effects on cocaine use in male cocaine users maintained on methadone: a randomized, double-blind, pilot study
    Mehmet Sofuoglu
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, Connecticut, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 15:453-60. 2007
    ..60 vs. 0.73; U=4837, p<.04). These preliminary findings do not support the efficacy of progesterone in male cocaine users. The efficacy of progesterone in female cocaine users remains to be determined in future studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of citalopram alone or augmented with bupropion in methadone-stabilized patients
    James Poling
    Yale University School of Medicine, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Am J Addict 16:187-94. 2007
    ..The results indicate that neither citalopram nor citalopram augmented with bupropion were more effective than placebo in the treatment of opioid abuse...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cocaine withdrawal symptoms predict medication response in cocaine users
    Mehmet Sofuoglu
    Yale University, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:617-27. 2006
    ..This hypothesis needs to be tested in prospective clinical trials...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of gabapentin versus tiagabine for reducing cocaine use among cocaine dependent methadone-treated patients
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:1-9. 2007
    ..GABAergic medications appear to reduce the reinforcing effects of cocaine by attenuating cocaine-induced dopamine release. This study evaluated gabapentin and tiagabine compared to placebo in reducing cocaine taking behavior...
  8. ncbi request reprint Six-month trial of bupropion with contingency management for cocaine dependence in a methadone-maintained population
    James Poling
    Yale University School of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven 06516, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:219-28. 2006
    ..No effective pharmacotherapies exist for cocaine dependence, although contingency management (CM) has demonstrated efficacy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of heroin (diamorphine) addiction: current approaches and future prospects
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Substance Abuse, Yale University School of Medicine, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Drugs 62:1331-43. 2002
    ..This new approach may facilitate the expansion of treatment while reducing the potential for medication diversion and intravenous use...
  10. ncbi request reprint Combating opiate dependence: a comparison among the available pharmacological options
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:713-25. 2004
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  11. ncbi request reprint Prediction of treatment outcome by baseline urine cocaine results and self-reported cocaine use for cocaine and opioid dependence
    Mehmet Sofuoglu
    Department of Psychiatry and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, School of Medicine, Yale University, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:713-27. 2003
    ..These results suggest that baseline cocaine urine results should be considered as stratifying variables in clinical trials for cocaine dependence...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tiagabine increases cocaine-free urines in cocaine-dependent methadone-treated patients: results of a randomized pilot study
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT, USA
    Addiction 98:1625-32. 2003
    ..We sought to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the GABAergic agent tiagabine in reducing cocaine use among methadone-treated patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Comorbid major depressive disorder as a prognostic factor in cocaine-abusing buprenorphine-maintained patients treated with desipramine and contingency management
    Gerardo Gonzalez
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, and VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, Connecticut 06516, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:497-514. 2003
    ..The ND cocaine-abusing, opiate-dependent patients may be more responsive to the anticraving effects of DMI...
  14. ncbi request reprint Needs and scientific opportunities for research on substance abuse treatment among Hispanic adults
    Hortensia Amaro
    Institute on Urban Health Research, Bouve College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:S64-75. 2006
    ..The authors stress the need for theory-driven interventions to be developed specifically for well-characterized Hispanic subgroups (e.g., suburban middle-income Puerto Ricans living in the Northeast)...