H. Lundbeck A/S Alcoholism Pill May Be A Goldmine  
12/27/2010 8:11:43 AM

Bloomberg -- The first pill designed to curb a person’s urge to have more than a few drinks at a sitting is undergoing tests in Europe, promising doctors and public-health authorities a new approach to fighting alcoholism. The drug, nalmefene from H. Lundbeck A/S in Valby, Denmark, blocks brain signals that make activities such as sex and drinking feel good.