Studies related to Alcohol Dependence and L-Carnitine

Acetyl-L-carnitine For Alcohol Craving And Relapse Prevention In Anhedonic Alcoholics: A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Pilot Trial

Effect Decrease
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length n/a
Number of Subjects 64
Sex n/a
Notes for this study:
Acetyl-L-Carnitine, at 1g a day, was associated with a decreased amount of cravings and lesser relapse rate relative to placebo in anhedonic alcoholics.

Both 1g and 3g a day were able to reduce relapse rates relative to placebo.