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.
Good day,I live overseas. I am in a country which is conducive to a lifestyle of sex, drugs, and alcohol. I hope I can find some strength to make real effort towards change. Looking to make contacts and participate in discussion. Hoping to find some help.
Hi! I am very new to this, it is quite scary. I have rarely talked about my life with an alcoholic drug user to anyone and it's been 25 yrs of mental exhaustion. My husband has been an alcoholic pretty much his whole life and also drug use probably for the past 3-5 years. I feel like I'm addicted to the addict. I isolate myself and I don't want to anymore. I have no friends left. My...