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Gabapentin Treatment of Alcohol Dependence

2014-08-27 03:41:53 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This is a study to evaluate the efficacy of the medication gabapentin in treating persons with an alcohol problem.

Description

This is a 12-week, double blind, placebo controlled, dose ranging study to evaluate the efficacy of gabapentin in treating outpatients with alcohol dependence. Counseling and research assessments occur weekly throughout the 12-week treatment phase.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Alcoholism

Intervention

Gabapentin, Standardized behavioral therapy, placebo

Location

The Scripps Research Institute
La Jolla
California
United States
92037

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

The Scripps Research Institute

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:41:53-0400

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