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Were you looking for information about Campral? Camprel is a common misspelling of Campral.
Campral® (acamprosate calcium) is typically prescribed to help people who have alcohol dependence. This medication is intended for use after a person has stopped drinking (usually after detoxification) and should be used in combination with a comprehensive alcohol treatment program that includes counseling.
Before using this medication, make sure your healthcare provider is aware of any other medical conditions you have and any other medications you are taking, including nonprescription drugs and supplements. Common side effects of Campral can include itching, diarrhea, and nausea.
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