anticonvulsant

No Clear Role for Medications in Less Dependent Drinkers

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Palpacuer C., Duprez R., Huneau A. et al. Pharmacologically controlled drinking in the treatment of alcohol dependence or alcohol use disorders: a systematic review with direct and network meta-analyses on nalmefene, naltrexone, acamprosate, baclofen and topiramate. Addiction: 2017, in press.
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In 2013 nalmefene was authorised for moderating drinking among patients not in need of detoxification, extending pharmacotherapy to less dependent drinkers.