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  • Drugs used in Alcohol Dependence
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    Selincro 18 mg
    not in the basket chart
    Selincro 18 mg

    Drugs used in Alcohol Dependence. Nalmefene 18.06 mg (as hydrochloride dihydrate).
    F.C. TABS: 14. Administ. should be adjust.
    individ, for each pt. accord. to its clin.
    status, alcohol depend., level of alcohol
    consump. Therap. must cont. under
    const. superv. of specialist.
    Max. Dose is 18.06 mg ×1/d, before or
    after meal.
    Reduc. of alcohol consump. in adult pts.
    with alcohol depend. who have a high DRL,
    without phys. withdrawal sympt. and who
    do not require immed. detoxif.
    Should only be used in conjunct.with
    contin. psychosoc. support focused on tmt.
    adherence and reduc. alcohol consump.
    Should be init. only in pts. who cont. to have a high DRL two weeks after init.
    C/I: Hypersens. Pts. taking opioid agon. (e.g. opioid analg., opioids for substit. ther. with
    opioid agon. (e.g. methadone) or part.
    agon. (e.g. buprenorphine). Pts. with curr., recent opioid addic. Pts. with acute sympt. of opioid withdrawal. Pts. suspect. in recent use of opioids. Sev. hep.impair. Sev. ren. impair. (eGFR<30 ml/min per 1.73 m²).
    Recent hist. of acute alcohol withdrawal
    synd. (include. hallucin. seiz., delir.