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Drug Shows Promise in Treating Gambling Addiction

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Michelle Trudeau

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Peggy Mears

A study in the February issue of The American Journal of Psychiatry indicates that a new drug, Nalmefene, may help reduce urges in pathological gamblers. The drug is not yet approved for the treatment of gambling addiction.

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