Does Guanfacine Attenuate Stress-Induced Drinking?

What is the purpose of this trial?

Evaluating the effect of guanfacine on alcohol consumption. The investigators hypothesize that guanfacine versus placebo will decrease the number of drinks consumed during the 2-hour self-administration period across stress and neutral/relaxing conditions.

Participation Guidelines

Ages: 21 - 65 years

Gender: Both

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Start Date: 09/20/2013

End Date: 01/31/2018

Last Updated: 02/22/2018

Study HIC#: 1308012557

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Sabrina Coppola
+1 203-737-2827

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Sherry McKee

Principal Investigator