Dispensing of medication for alcohol use disorder; an examination of large databases in a New Zealand context.

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Summary of "Dispensing of medication for alcohol use disorder; an examination of large databases in a New Zealand context."

To report dispensing of disulfiram, naltrexone, antidepressants and quetiapine for New Zealanders diagnosed with alcohol use disorder.


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Name: The New Zealand medical journal
ISSN: 1175-8716
Pages: 48-53


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