Alcohol Use Disorder

Efficacy of Prazosin in Treating Alcohol Use Disorder

Efficacy of Prazosin in Treating Alcohol Use Disorder

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Participants in the prazosin group were more likely to experience dizziness on standing.

Alcohol Use Disorder Registration Impacts Risk for Spouse

Alcohol Use Disorder Registration Impacts Risk for Spouse

Among married individuals, first alcohol use disorder registration in national medical registries is associated with an increased risk of first alcohol use disorder registration in the spouse.

New APA Guideline Recommendation for Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder

New APA Guideline Recommendation for Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder

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The new guideline focuses on evidence-based pharmacologic treatments in alcohol use disorder and includes recommendations about naltrexone, acamprosate, disulfiram, topiramate, and gabapentin.

Managing Comorbid Bipolar Disorder and Alcohol Use Disorder: Clinical Challenges and Conundrums

Managing Comorbid Bipolar Disorder and Alcohol Use Disorder: Clinical Challenges and Conundrums

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The frequent comorbidity of bipolar disorder and alcohol use disorder presents a significant challenge for clinicians managing patients with these conditions.

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms Occur More Frequently in Relatives of Patients With ALS

Neuropsychiatric Symptoms Occur More Frequently in Relatives of Patients With ALS

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Family members of ALS patients have higher rates of neuropsychiatric conditions.

Genetic Factors Associated With Depression, Alcohol Dependence

Genetic Factors Associated With Depression, Alcohol Dependence

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A newly identified genetic risk variant links comorbid alcohol dependence and depression in African American men.

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