The American Pyschiatric Associstions's (APA)update:
The APA recommends that naltrexone or acamprosoate be offered to patients with moderate to severe AUD who have not responded to nonpharmacological treatment alone. They recommend that gabapentin or topirimate be offered to patients who have not responded to naltrexone or acamprosoate, and disulfiram be offered to patients who are capable of understanding risks involved with this medication.
AA saved my life. With that being said, I'm beginning to resent a newcomer at my home group. The group has several newcomers currently. Some who have the gift of desperation and some who's parents/wife/lawyers have the gift of desperation. I feel that one of these guys is toxic and particularly dangerous. One of the newcomers, who I believe is really trying to get better, is having difficulty...
Survival. I'm not alone.