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What medications treat addiction?
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In brief: Several
There are several fda approved medications for addiction.
For alcoholism: disulfiram, acamprosate, naltrexone. For nicotine addiction: nicotine replacement, bupropion, varenicline. For opioid addiction: methadone, buprenorphine, naltrexone. Many others are being researched.

In brief: Several
There are several fda approved medications for addiction.
For alcoholism: disulfiram, acamprosate, naltrexone. For nicotine addiction: nicotine replacement, bupropion, varenicline. For opioid addiction: methadone, buprenorphine, naltrexone. Many others are being researched.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
In brief: Addiction
Depends on the substance the person is addicted to, for example Antabuse (disulfiram) or Campral for alcohol addiction.

In brief: Addiction
Depends on the substance the person is addicted to, for example Antabuse (disulfiram) or Campral for alcohol addiction.
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