Tag: alcohol

Nov 06

Baclofen as treatment for alcohol use disorders

Garbutt et al. Alcohol Clin Exp Res 2010 Nov;34(11):1849-57
Baclofen cannot be recommended as a routine treatment for alcohol use disorders. The quality of the evidence is low overall.

Dec 09

How can we treat hangovers?

Pittler MH, Verster JC, Ernst E. BMJ 2005; 331: 1515
There is no convincing evidence of the effectiveness of any hangover treatments.

Mar 23

Cannabis use and earlier onset of psychosis

Large M, et al. Cannabis use and earlier onset of psychosis. Arch Gen Psychiatry 2011: published online 7 February 2011
Cannabis may be causally related to psychotic illness but the evidence remains unclear.