Reduces post-acute alcohol withdrawal symptoms.
Is used for maintenance of abstinence from alcohol in patients with alcohol dependence who are abstinent at treatment initiation.
Addictive Properties: Not addictive and no reports of misuse
Also Known As: Campral
Cost: $135.90 per month, which is around $4.53 a day.46
Third-Party Payer Acceptance: Patient Assistance Program through Forest Laboratories, Inc.; covered by most major insurance carriers; covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and the VA (if naltrexone is contraindicated).