Randomized, placebo-controlled trial of baclofen and gabapentin for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence.

TitleRandomized, placebo-controlled trial of baclofen and gabapentin for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsHeinzerling, KG, Shoptaw S, Peck JA, Yang X, Liu J, Roll J, Ling W
JournalDrug and alcohol dependence
Volume85
Issue3
Pagination177-84
Date Published2006 Dec 1
ISSN0376-8716
KeywordsAdult, Amines, Anti-Anxiety Agents, Baclofen, Central Nervous System Stimulants, Cyclohexanecarboxylic Acids, Demography, Double-Blind Method, Drug Administration Schedule, Electrocardiography, Female, GABA Agonists, gamma-Aminobutyric Acid, Humans, Male, Methamphetamine, Psychology, Questionnaires, Substance-Related Disorders
Abstract

To conduct a 16-week, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial of two GABAergic medications, baclofen (20 mg tid) and gabapentin (800 mg tid), for the treatment of methamphetamine dependence.

DOI10.1002/hbm.22021
Alternate JournalDrug Alcohol Depend