Disulfiram is used for the treatment of alcohol dependence. Betel chewing is a practice seen in Sri Lanka. This article reports a case series describing an aversive reaction between disulfiram and betel, in persons who were abstinent from alcohol. This association has not been reported previously in the literature.
How to Cite:
Ellepola, A. and Ellepola, A., 2016. Interaction between disulfiram and betel chewing: A case series. Sri Lanka Journal of Psychiatry, 7(1), pp.28–30. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljpsyc.v7i1.8102
Ellepola, A.and A. Ellepola. “Interaction Between Disulfiram and Betel Chewing: A Case Series”. Sri Lanka Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 7, no. 1, 2016, pp. 28–30. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sljpsyc.v7i1.8102