The neurobiology, clinical efficacy and safety of acamprosate in the treatment of alcohol dependence

@article{Mason2010TheNC,
  title={The neurobiology, clinical efficacy and safety of acamprosate in the treatment of alcohol dependence},
  author={B. Mason and C. Heyser},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Drug Safety},
  year={2010},
  volume={9},
  pages={177 - 188}
}
Importance to the field: Acamprosate, marketed under the brand name Campral®, (Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Saint Louis, MO, USA; Merck Sante s.a.s., Lyon, France) is an orally administered drug approved in the US and throughout much of the world for treating alcohol dependence. Its safety and efficacy have been demonstrated in a number of clinical trials worldwide and as with all pharmacotherapies for alcoholism, it is used in conjunction with psychosocial interventions. Areas covered in this… Expand
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