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How many days sober do I need before I start on Naltrexol?
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Hi- I am supposed to start taking naltrexol and then switching to vivitrol. How many days do i need to be sober before I start Naltrexol? Thank you!
Updated 7 days ago.
vivitrol shot
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Has anyone had any luck w this shot for opiate cravings? ## YES, it works great. I was addicted to pain killers for. 3 years and nothing worked. Vivitrol really helped with my cravings and I've been clean 7 months now!!! My family and I are so thankful!
Updated 7 months ago.
Nasty taste in mouth from Vivitrol?
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I'm taking Vivitrol for opiate suspension. It's working wonders for me...but I have a horrible taste in my mouth....and everything I try to eat or drink doesn't taste as it should. Even brushing my teeth is challenging, because of the taste. Does anyone else have this problem? What did you do? ## Hello, Teri! How are you doing? Sorry about the problem that you're having. Yes, a change in taste is a reported side effect of Vivitrol, along with congestion, fear and lack of appetite. I've had a couple medications that have caused such an issue and the only thing I really found that helped me was to suck on strong candy, or sip cola throughout the day. Have you asked your doctor if they have any solutions? ## Thank you for replying! :) Yes, I've been sipping soda, an...
Updated 9 months ago.
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Need to hear about anyone's experience with Naltrexzone, Vivatrol, etc.....getting ready to have my son put on it......scared ## son getting started on vivitrol. need info. very exspensive is there a generic form. ## There will not be a generic for awhile. I am very curious how your son made out with injections. I am contimplating same. ## my son wants to be on injections of vivitrol but tells me that the only way to get help is he has to go to rehab? is this true can his primary care doc help him? he is in MA
Updated 4 years ago.
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alcoholism ## I need info on Vivitral ## Here's the monograph listing with the relevant information: Vivitrol Info Click Here
Updated 7 years ago.
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For Alcoholics, injected once a month to stop drinking
Updated 8 years ago.

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