- Alcohol Deterrents
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Substances interfering with the metabolism of ethyl alcohol, causing unpleasant side effects thought to discourage the drinking of alcoholic beverages. Alcohol deterrents are used in the treatment of alcoholism.
Drug Drug Description Acamprosate A medication used to maintain alcohol abstinence in patients with alcohol dependence. Disulfiram A carbamate derivative used to treat alcohol addiction. Daidzin Not Available Naltrexone A narcotic antagonist used in opioid overdose. Metadoxine A medication used to increase the clearance of alcohol in patients with chronic alcohol dependancy.
- Drugs & Drug Targets