• How effective are pharmacologic agents for alcoholism? 

    Hunt, R. Randy; Nashelsky, Joan (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2002-06)
    Naltrexone (ReVia) and nalmefene (Revex) are the most effective agents for treating alcoholism. Acamprosate is effective but not available in the United States. Serotonergic agents, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors ...