Flashcards in Alcohol Deck (9)
Which benzos do you use to detox alcohol
High alcohol intake can counter the effects of what type of drugs?
Opiod blocker that blocks cravings for alcohol and removes ability to feel the high. "You will still drink but not as much"
Drug that helps with withdrawal by balancing gaba and glutamate
Approved for seizure but used for alcohol addiction. Like naltrexone. You can start it without giving up drinking.
What can intensify CNS depression when combined with alcohol
What is suboxone for
Help addicts get off drugs
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.