Active Ingredient(s):Acamprosate FDA Approved: * July 29, 2004 Pharm Company: *FOREST LABS Category:Alcoholism
Acamprosate, sold under the brand name Campral, is a medication used along with counselling to treat alcohol use disorder.
Acamprosate is thought to stabilize chemical signaling in the brain that would otherwise be disrupted by alcohol withdrawal. When used alone, acamprosate is not an effective therapy for alcohol use disorder in most individuals; studies have found that acamprosate works best when used in combinatio...
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