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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104


Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to test the efficacy combining a treatment for depression with a treatment for alcohol dependence.


Study summary:

This study aims to study 80 patients with comorbid alcohol dependence and a depressive syndrome. After appropriate detoxification, patients are started on either naltrexone 50 mg or placebo. After one week, sertraline is added in an open label fashion. It is hypothesized that those patients receiving combination therapy will last 3 months with follow-up tracking lasting 1 year.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Age > 55 - Current depressive syndrome - Current alcohol dependence - No psychosis - No opioid or cocaine abuse or dependence Exclusion Criteria:


NCT ID:

NCT00018824


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
David W. Oslin, MD
University of Pennsylvania


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: September 21, 2017

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