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1

Which benzos do you use to detox alcohol

Chlordiazepoxide
Clonazepam
Oxazepam
Lorazepam

2

High alcohol intake can counter the effects of what type of drugs?

Antihypertensives

3

Opiod blocker that blocks cravings for alcohol and removes ability to feel the high. "You will still drink but not as much"

Naltrexone

4

Drug that helps with withdrawal by balancing gaba and glutamate

Acamprosate

5

Approved for seizure but used for alcohol addiction. Like naltrexone. You can start it without giving up drinking.

Topiramate

6

What can intensify CNS depression when combined with alcohol

CNS depression

7

What is suboxone for

Help addicts get off drugs

8

What is the dilemma for addicts with suboxone? Where do they have to get it?
What happens if they can't get it?

They get it on the street.
If they can't get their hands on it they have to resort back to heroine.

9

Facilitate detoxing

Benzodiazepines