Would you take an anti-booze pill to stay sober?

By Jessica Laurence

Anti-Booze PillIf you’ve ever had a hangover so horrible that you vowed never to get drunk again, help could be on its way in pill form.

Scientists at the University of Adelaide are carrying out tests on a newly-developed drug which could prevent drinkers from getting drunk and wanting to drink more.

In trials, when mice were given enough alcohol to make them show signs of intoxication, the ones taking the medication remained sober.

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