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Title: Treatment of addiction and addiction-related behavior

Abstract

The present invention provides a highly efficient method for treating substance addiction and for changing addiction-related behavior of a primate suffering from substance addiction. The method includes administering to a primate an effective amount of a pharmaceutical composition including gamma vinylGABA. The present invention also provides a method of treatment of nicotine addiction by treating a patient with an effective amount of a composition including gamma vinylGABA.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2];  [3]
  1. (Manorville, NY)
  2. (Cos Cob, CT)
  3. (Miller Place, NY)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
BROOKHAVEN SCIENCE ASSOC LLC
OSTI Identifier:
872977
Patent Number(s):
6057368
Assignee:
Brookhaven Science Associates LLC (Upton, NY) BNL
DOE Contract Number:  
AC02-98CH10886
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
treatment; addiction; addiction-related; behavior; provides; highly; efficient; method; treating; substance; changing; primate; suffering; administering; effective; amount; pharmaceutical; composition; including; gamma; vinylgaba; nicotine; patient; efficient method; effective amount; highly efficient; composition including; pharmaceutical composition; substance addiction; addiction-related behavior; /514/

Citation Formats

Dewey, Stephen L., Brodie, Jonathan D., and Ashby, Jr., Charles R. Treatment of addiction and addiction-related behavior. United States: N. p., 2000. Web.
Dewey, Stephen L., Brodie, Jonathan D., & Ashby, Jr., Charles R. Treatment of addiction and addiction-related behavior. United States.
Dewey, Stephen L., Brodie, Jonathan D., and Ashby, Jr., Charles R. Sat . "Treatment of addiction and addiction-related behavior". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/872977.
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abstractNote = {The present invention provides a highly efficient method for treating substance addiction and for changing addiction-related behavior of a primate suffering from substance addiction. The method includes administering to a primate an effective amount of a pharmaceutical composition including gamma vinylGABA. The present invention also provides a method of treatment of nicotine addiction by treating a patient with an effective amount of a composition including gamma vinylGABA.},
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place = {United States},
year = {2000},
month = {1}
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