The narcology department of the Medical company “ARS” offers 24-hour narcological services, providing the following procedures:detoxication, help to decrease craving for alcohol, sleep normalisation, improvement of the function of other organs and reduction of withdrawal symptoms. After receiving this help patients can continue ambulatory treatment with a narcology specialist analyzing the health condition of every patient and prescribing the treatment with medications and psychotherapy.
The long-term specialized treatment traditions of Riga’s Centre of Psychiatry and Narcology began in 1786 during the reign of the Russian Emperor Alexander I and it now offers the following services: treatment of acute intoxication and heavy alcohol abstinence, motivation of alcohol abusers, treatment of narcotics abstinence, motivation of drug addicts, detoxication and motivation of teenagers, Minnesota program, rehabilitation of drug addicts.
The clinic “Union”, which has become popular among tourists from Great Britain, offers a one or several days’ long detoxication. Treatment procedures start with a consultation by a certified narcologist, who helps finding the most appropriate treatment method.The methods include usage of special preparations to detoxicate the organism from alcohol and eliminate the hangover syndrome and help with sleep disorders. It is also possible to implant the preparation Disulfiram (the so called "ampoule”) as well as code against alcohol using the preparation Solafur.