Research Advances in Pharmacotherapy for Alcoholism

  • Raye Z. Litten
  • John P. Allen
Part of the Drug and Alcohol Abuse Reviews book series (DAAR, volume 3)


The past decade has witnessed a burgeoning of pharmacotherapy research directed toward the resolution of acute and chronic problems with alcohol. Because of the multifaceted nature of alcohol abuse and alcoholism, a correspondingly wide range of possible medications are being actively investigated, and several show promise in managing the diverse alcohol-related problems that present in clinical practice.(SeeLitten and Allen1for review.)


Withdrawal Symptom Drinking Behavior Alcohol Withdrawal Opioid Antagonist Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome 
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