Clinical Trial

Effect of Regular Naltrexone Dosing on Disordered Gamblers

Study Description

The Effect of Regular Naltrexone Dosing on Disordered Gamblers

This study examines the effect of regular naltrexone dosing on disordered gamblers. Gamblers will also be scanned pre- and post-treatment where we will investigate the functional changes to tasks designed to engage brain region associated with gambling and addiction. These changes will be correlated with treatment outcomes and urge scores.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

Pharmaceutical medication involved Pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Drug - Naltrexone

Regular opioid antagonist dosing of disordered gamblers

Additional Information

Official Study Title

The Effect of Regular Naltrexone Dosing on Disordered Gamblers: An Examination of Neural Activation, Gambling Urges, and Gambling Behaviour

Clinical Trial ID

NCT02537197

ParticipAid ID

lejLBb