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Alcohol Dependence Clinical Trials

A listing of Alcohol Dependence medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (28) clinical trials

Rapid Determination Of The Clinical Utility Of Perampanel For The Treatment Of Alcohol Dependence

The main goal of the proposed study is to determine whether the AMPA-R antagonist perampanel alters the response to ethanol (i.e., the rewarding and reinforcing effects) using a validated laboratory paradigm of intravenous (IV) ethanol infusion. Fifty non-treatment seeking heavy drinkers (NTSHDs, N=50), will undergo three test days each: once ...


Safety Tolerability and Efficacy Study of V117957 in Subjects With Insomnia Associated With Alcohol Cessation

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety, tolerability and efficacy of V117957 in subjects with alcohol use disorder (AUD) who experience insomnia associated with alcohol cessation, compared to placebo.


Clinical Trial for Alcohol Use Disorder and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

The primary objective of the proposed Phase II study is to evaluate the effects of N-acetylcysteine (NAC), in reducing (1) Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) severity and (2) Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptomatology among individuals (N=200) with current AUD and PTSD. We will also use functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) ...


A Double-Blind Trial of Psilocybin-Assisted Treatment of Alcohol Dependence

Two to four sites will participate in this study. Aims of the study are 1) to characterize the acute effects of PO psilocybin 25 mg/70 kg, 30 mg/70 kg, and 40 mg/70 kg in alcohol dependent patients; 2) to evaluate the effect of psilocybin treatment on drinking outcomes for 32 ...


Peer MI for Substance-using Emerging Adults

This project randomized peer dyads, consisting of one EA (Emerging Adult; 18-29 years old) with a substance use problem (i.e. target client) and one peer, to one of two conditions. In the Peer-Enhanced Motivational Interviewing (PMI) condition, target clients and peers will receive separate one-hour sessions of Motivational Interviewing (MI) ...


Pharmacogenetics of Naltrexone for Stimulant Abuse

A recent meta-analysis concluded that the OPRM1 A118G SNP (rs1799971) significantly moderates the treatment efficacy of Naltrexone (NTX) in treating alcohol abuse, increasing the treatment efficacy by over 2-fold among G-allele carriers (AG/GG). The proposed application would be the first to investigate the moderating effect of this genotype in the ...


Effects of Tolcapone on Decision Making and Alcohol Intake in Alcohol Users

The study is a 7-session, double blind, placebo-controlled crossover study of the effects of tolcapone, the COMT inhibitor, on decision making and alcohol intake using a laboratory bar in moderate to heavy social alcohol drinkers. Subjects will be moderate to heavy social users of alcohol, defined as at least 10 ...


A Study of Pleiotropic Pioglitazone Effects on the Alcoholic Lung (APPEAL Study)

Alcohol abuse is a major burden on society and an enormous problem in the veteran population. Many people are aware that chronic alcohol ingestion can cause serious health problems like liver injury and brain damage but chronic alcohol consumption can also hurt the lungs. People who regularly drink more than ...