Campral is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) acamprosate. On this page you will find out more about Campral, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: acamprosate
Information for medicine and pack size:
Campral 333 mg enteric tablet, 180
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
This leaflet may also be found inside the medicine package. It contains information on side effects, age restrictions and other useful data.
What this medicine is for
For therapy to maintain abstinence in alcohol-dependent patients, to be combined with counselling.
Table of characteristics
10mm round, white, coated tablet, debossed "333" on one side.
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|Dosage Form||Tablet, enteric coated|
|Route of administration||Oral|
168 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
18, 48 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
180 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
54, 60 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
84, 90 tablets: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 30 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||No information available|
|Life time||3 Years|
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on 1 November 2017
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
Check if you can use your medicine whilst playing sport. Search the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) database that provides information about the prohibited status of specific medications and/or the active ingredient based on the current World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Prohibited List.
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Campral is a medicine used to treat alcohol dependence and help people abstain from consuming alcohol. It contains acamprosate calcium.
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Campral Tablets - myDr.com.au
Campral Tablets - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines
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