Baclofen UK 

Alcoholism and Addiction Treatment 

Research papers & media

Newspapers & Magazines


This Paris-born doctor says his Jewish roots contributed to his drink problem. But he’s convinced he’s discovered a way to beat the booze

The Jewish Chronicle - 21.02.2011


The little pill that could cure alcoholism

The Observer - 09.05.2010


The One-Step Program

GQ Magazine - March 2010


Could this pill CURE alcoholism? Doctor drinking himself into an early grave tells of his 'fairy tale' recovery

Daily Mail - 23.02.2009

Has this doctor discovered a cure for alcoholism?

The Independent - 08.12.2008


France abuzz over alcoholic 'cure'

BBC News - 06.12.2008



Scientific Articles


Baclofen withdrawal causes psychosis in otherwise unclouded consciousness

Malhotra T, Rosenzweig I

J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 21:476:2009



Acute interaction of Baclofen in combination with alcohol in heavy social drinkers

Evans S, Bisaga A

Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33(1):19-30:2009


Case report: Suppression of symptoms of alcohol dependence and craving using high-dose Baclofen 

Bucknam W

Alcohol and Alcoholism 42(2):158-160:2007


Effectiveness and safety of Baclofen for maintenance of alcohol abstinence in alcohol-dependent patients with liver cirrhosis: randomised, double-blind controlled study

Addolorato G, Leggio L, Ferruli A

Lancet 370:1915-22:2007


Baclofen: a new drug for the treatment of alcohol dependence

Addolorato G, Leggio L, Agabio R et al

Int J Clin Pract 60(8):1003–1008:2006


Baclofen in the Treatment of Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome: A Comparative Study vs Diazepam

Addolorato G, Leggio L, Abenovoli L et al

American Journal of Medicine 119(3):276:2006



Complete and Prolonged Suppression of Symptoms and Consequences of Alcohol Dependence using High-Dose Baclofen: A Self-Case Report of a Physician

Ameisen O

Alcohol and Alcoholism 40(2):147-150:2005


Baclofen suppresses motivation to consume alcohol in rats

Colombo G, Serra S, Carai M

Psychopharmacology 167:221–224:2003



Baclofen efficacy in reducing alcohol craving and intake: a preliminary double-blind randomized controlled study

Addolorato G, Caputo F, Capristo E et al

Alcohol and Alcoholism 37(5):504-508:2002