Montage: Reduced Addictive Tendencies

Anode: F4 (Right DLPFC)

Cathode: F3 (Left DLPFC)

Intensity: 2 mA

Duration: 20 min


  • Typical stimulation protocol is 2 mA intensity for 20 minutes.
  • Can be used to reduce addictive behaviors that include cravings for tobacco, food, alcohol and drugs. Can also be used for reducing risk taking behavior.
  • Due to the proximity of the electrodes to one another, shunting is a possibility.