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Acceptability and efficacy of naltrexone for criminal justice‐involved individuals with opioid use disorder: a systematic review and meta‐analysis
Naltrexone appears to be efficacious and acceptable for the treatment of opioid use disorder among criminal justice‐involved individuals.
Cardiovascular and neuropsychiatric safety of smoking cessation pharmacotherapies in non‐depressed adults: a retrospective cohort study
Compared with nicotine replacement therapy, varenicline does not appear to be associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular or neuropsychiatric hospitalizations.
Estimated changes in hospital admissions for alcohol intoxication after partial bans on off‐premises sales of alcoholic beverages in the canton of Vaud, Switzerland: an interrupted time-series analysis
Partial restrictions of off‐premises sales of alcohol in Switzerland (only 2 days per week or only for beer and spirits) appeared to reduce hospital admissions for alcohol intoxication across a wide range of ages.
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