Submitted for Publication: May 8, 2014; final revision received December 1, 2014; accepted December 2, 2014.
Published Online: March 11, 2015. doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2014.3053.
Study concept and design: Oslin, Lynch, Berrettini, O’Brien.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: All authors.
Drafting of the manuscript: Oslin, Lynch.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: All authors.
Statistical analysis: Lynch.
Obtained funding: Oslin.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: Dr O’Brien reported providing consultation to Alkermes PLC. No other disclosures were reported.
Funding/Support: This study was supported in part by grant AA017164 from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism and by the Veterans Integrated Service Network 4 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center.
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: The funding sources had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Additional Contributions: Henry Kranzler, MD (Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania) contributed to preparation of the manuscript and interpretation of the results of the trial. No compensation was provided.