Battling (caffeine) addiction – The Green Pride
Fighting Caffeine Addiction – Is Tea Any Better
Oat straw tea is good when fighting all addictions especially smoking and nicotine withdrawal. A study conducted in 1971 shows that a tincture made from fresh oats can help people stop smoking. Another remedy for nicotine addition is essential oil of black peppercorn. Inhale the vapors when the urge to smoke strikes but do not take internally.
A Different Path to Fighting Addiction - The New York Times
Siberian ginseng helps fight cocaine and opiate addiction although should not be used in cases of hypoglycemia, high-blood pressure, or a heart disorder. Valerian root has a calming effect and when used with the amino-acid tyrosine can be helpful for those undergoing opiate withdrawals.