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|Title:||Bupropion and ethanol|
|Abstract:||This invention relates a method of restoring slowed mental ability in humans caused by ethanol by treatment with the compound of formula I ##STR1## or a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt thereof in a non-toxic, effective therapeutic amount to a human in need thereof.|
|Inventor(s):||Peck; Anthony W. (Bromley, GB2)|
|Assignee:||Burroughs Wellcome Co. (Research Triangle Park, NC)|
1. A method of reversing the impaired mental alertness effects of ethanol in a human, which comprises administering to a human who has consumed alcohol an effective, non-toxic amount of
the compound of formula (I) ##STR3## or a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt thereof to reverse the mental alertness effects of ethanol in the human.
2. The method of claim 1 in which a pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt thereof is administered.
3. The method of claim 2 in which the salt is the hydrochloride salt.
4. The method of claim 1, 2 or 3 in which the compound or salt is administered in a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier therefor.
5. The method of claim 1, 2, 3 or 4 in which the compound or salt is administered orally.
6. The method of claim 5 in which the compound or salt is administered in a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier therefor.
7. The method of claim 1 in which the compound or salt is administered in a capsule or tablet containing a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier.
8. The method of claim 4 in which the pharmaceutically acceptable acid addition salt is administered.
9. The method of claim 5 in which the salt is hydrochloride.
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