“Behavioral Effects of Drugs: Inpatient (36) (Alcohol, Duloxetine, and Methylphenidate)”
This study will evaluate the behavioral effects of alcohol during maintenance on placebo, duloxetine, methylphenidate and duloxetine combined with methylphenidate using sophisticated human laboratory methods.
Drug - Alcohol
In each arm, subjects will receive doses of alcohol, designed to raise BALs to 0.015 and 0.03 g/dl.
Drug - Placebos
Subjects will receive placebo capsules.
Drug - Duloxetine
Subjects will receive duloxetine capsules.
Drug - Methylphenidate
Subjects will receive methylphenidate capsules.
A Novel Drug Combination for Alcohol-Use Disorders: A Human Laboratory Study