Acamprosate helps recovering alcoholics stay sober by maintaining the chemical balance of the brain. Acamprosate must be combined with therapy and complete abstinence from alcohol to remain effective. There is also evidence that acamprosate protects against neuron death caused by alcohol withdrawal.

Actiq is the brand name for fentanyl citrate, which is a narcotic used for the treatment of pain. This particular narcotic is used primarily for cancer patients who experience pain that is not relieved by other types of medications.

Adderall is a medication that is given to treat symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Adderall can be habit-forming and is usually given in conjunction with therapy or other treatment. It comes in tablet form and is taken by mouth.