Serotonin/Dopamine Antagonism of Cocaine Effect: 2 - 2
The purpose of this study is to evaluate use of risperidone with cocaine abusers. Study measures incorporate an appropriate integration of behavioral and neurobiological indices.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Randomized
Primary Purpose: Treatment
|Official Title:||Serotonin/Dopamine Antagonism of Cocaine Effect|
- Urine toxicology for cocaine
- Analog mood scales
- EPS sx
|Study Start Date:||January 1996|
Risperidone in low doses is compared with placebo in a 6-week randomized trial. Subjects also receive supportive counseling. Outcome measure include rating of behavior, mood, drug abuse, global function, and urine toxicology.
|United States, Rhode Island|
|Brown University School of Medicine|
|Providence, Rhode Island, United States, 2906|
|Principal Investigator:||Lawrence Price, M.D.||Brown University|