acamprosate

noun
acam·​pro·​sate | \ə-ˈkam-prə-ˌsāt \
variants: or acamprosate calcium

Medical Definition of acamprosate 

: a drug C10H20N2O8S2Ca that is taken orally as a tablet to maintain abstinence from alcohol during the treatment of alcohol dependence Acamprosate works well only if patients stop drinking before treatment.— Temma Ehrenfeld, Newsweek, 13 June 2005

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