Campral is a prescription medication that is used to help a patient that has recently quit drinking alcohol to continue not to drink alcohol. Campral contains acamprosate and works by restoring the balance of chemicals in the brain. Campral may be taken as part of a treatment plan that also involves behavior modification or counseling.
Make sure to always read the patient information and instructions before using this medication. Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Tell your doctor and pharmacist:
You should also know:
Common side effects of Campral include but are not limited to:
Get medical help if you have any of the following side effects of acamprosate:
What should I do if I miss a dose of Campral?
If you miss a dose of Campral, you should take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip your missed dose.
What is the strength of Campral?
Both Campral and the generic alternative acamprosate are available in strengths of 333mg.