disulfiram

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Synonyms for disulfiram

a drug (trade name Antabuse) used in the treatment of alcoholism

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However, by accepting different kinds of constraints (detoxification, Antabus, pharmacological stability, management of his rent and his savings), Sam becomes able to choose differently.
By requesting and accepting different kinds of distribution of responsibility (Antabus for alcohol use, methadone for a drug habit, allowing the municipality to pay his rent, asking his social worker to administer his finances), Sam is able to choose differently (see also Gomart, 2002).
Scientists from VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and the University of Turku found that the antibiotic, combined with small amounts of the compounds disulfiram (Antabus), thiram, and tricostatin A, slowed prostate cancer cell growth without interfering with normal prostate tissue.