Anticonvulsant drug will become the mainstay of therapy against alcoholism

Scientists reported that seizure medication can act as a tool against alcoholism. The data were confirmed in the clinical trials, reports Live Science. Drug gabapentin had a positive impact on people who constantly suffer from alcohol abuse.

This tool has improved the quality of sleep, restored biorhythms, reduced the attractiveness of alcohol. At the moment there is a highly limited range of drugs for the treatment of chronic alcoholism.

A new tool, scientists believe, is more effective. In addition, it improves the mood that sets you in a positive way. A group of volunteers treated with the drug proved this fact.

The researchers plan to determine the exact dosage to carry out additional tests that will prove the effectiveness of the new tools. The scientific community has high hopes for gabapentin.

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