Modeling Stress-precipitated Smoking Behavior for Medication Development

Conditions

Smoking

What is the purpose of this trial?

The purpose of this study is to examine whether guanfacine or carvedilol will attenuate the ability of stress to precipitate smoking lapse behavior in treatment seeking and non-treatment seeking daily smokers. Participants seeking treatment for smoking will participate in a smoking cessation attempt after the laboratory sessions. Also looking at gender differences.


Participation Guidelines

Age:
18 Years - 60 Years
Gender:
Both

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Sponsor:
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Office of Research on Women's Health (ORWH)
Yale University
Dates:
09/27/2008
Last Updated:
Study HIC#:
0808004163