Taking “the Fun Out of Booze”

Taking “the Fun Out of Booze”

All of the hangover, none of the glory.

An experimental drug that blocks the euphoric feelings associated with drinking may prevent alcoholics from relapsing. The finding, the result of a mouse study at Oregon Health & Science University, could lead to human clinical trials within the next year.

Good news for alcoholics and fraternities who use the stuff to screw with pledges.

Christopher Null is the founder and editor in chief of Drinkhacker. A veteran writer and journalist, he also operates Null Media, a bespoke content creation company.


  1. DrinkPlanner on July 30, 2008 at 9:15 pm

    Yikes, that sounds like an easy way to get alcohol poisoning. If you can’t feel how drunk you are, how do you know when to stop?

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