Vivitrol

Active Ingredient(s): Naltrexone
FDA Approved: * April 13, 2006
Pharm Company: * ALKERMES
Category: Alcoholism

Naltrexone, sold under the brand names ReVia and Vivitrol among others, is a medication primarily used to manage alcohol or opioid use disorder by reducing cravings and feelings of euphoria associated with substance use disorder.[4] It has also been found to be effective in the treatment of other addictions and may be used for them off-label.[11] An opioid-dependent person should not receive naltrexone before detoxification.[4] It is taken by mo... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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Vivitrol Kit
NDC: 65757-300
Labeler:
Alkermes, Inc.
Vivitrol Kit
NDC: 65757-301
Labeler:
Alkermes, Inc.

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