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Published Results Support ALDH2 inhibition for Treating Substance Use Disorder
ANS-6637 Prevents dopamine surge which is common to all addiction
ANS-6637 is a selective ALDH2 Inhibitor that prevents pathophysiologic dopamine surge and associated craving without changes to basal dopamine. This profile, which prevents craving and drug seeking behavior, has the potential to be used as pharmacotherapy for any substance and behavior based addiction.
Published Neurobiologic Model of Addiction Read Article