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Alcohol addiction can be treated with the help of detoxification, behavior modification, counseling, and medications. Medications like Disulfiram, Acamprosate, and Naltrexone are used to treat alcohol addiction.

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I take many medications to reduce alcohol dependency. Is it okay?

Query: Hello doctor, I have reduced my dependency on alcohol. The usage has dropped from more than 16 units per day to just three units. Should I stop now or should I continue to taper? I have also been prescribed three medications for the same. Zopiclone for sleep, Pregabalin for the nervous system and to...  Read Full »


Dr. Kanani Darshan Jayantilal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your query and understood your concern. It is good to hear that you have taken steps to reduce your alcohol intake, and it is important to do so gradually to minimize the risk of withdrawal symptoms. And regarding medications, they all come with their re...  Read Full »

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