Campral Drug Information
One of the medications used to treat alcohol dependence is Campral® (acamprosate calcium). This product is designed for use in conjunction with counseling and other support programs to help a person stop drinking. It comes in tablet form and is usually taken three times a day.
When prescribing Campral, your healthcare provider needs information on your complete medical history. This includes any other medical conditions you have, such as depression or kidney disease, and any other medicines you are taking, including nonprescription products and herbal supplements. This will help your healthcare provider formulate the best treatment plan for you.
(Click Campral for more information on this drug, including how long it can take to start working, possible side effects, and what to do if you start drinking again while taking it.)