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Medication for Alcoholism: An Expanding Field

Many people struggling with alcohol dependence who could benefit from medication are not receiving it, according to an expert who spoke at the recent American Psychiatric Association Annual Meeting. …

The Partnership at Drugfree.org Comments on FDA Approval of Alkermes Opioid Dependence Medication

Statement of Steve Pasierb, President NEW YORK, N.Y. October 13, 2010 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s approval of Alkermes’ opioid dependence medication (VIVITROL) for the prevention of relapse to opioid dependence following opioid detoxification is positive news for …