Naltrexone

What is Naltrexone?

Naltrexone is an opioid product used for withdrawal of addiction of alcohol or other narcotics. It should be used in recommended doses. If we increase the dose it may cause liver damage.

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My son started taking naltrexone today can this show up in a store bought drug test as an...

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Brief Answer:
NO!

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Hi and thank you so much for this query.

Naltrexone is sued to reverse the effects of opioids. It cannot show up...

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Iheard there is a med that helps the desire to stop drinking acholic

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Yes, Naltrexone & Acamprosate cause anti craving

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Yes, there are various medications that...

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CAN I DRINK ALCOHOL AFTER TAKING 25MG NALTIMA

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You should not drink alcohol while on Naltrima

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Thanks for asking on HelathcareMagic.

There is a possibility of drug interaction...

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