Loading...
*  Low-dose naltrexone
... (LDN) describes the off-label use of the medication naltrexone at low doses for diseases such as multiple ... Low-dose naltrexone organizations have promoted its use on their webpages. Naltrexone is an opioid receptor antagonist, meaning ... "Low-Dose Naltrexone". National MS Society. Retrieved 12 May 2014. Novella, Steven (5 May 2010). "Low Dose Naltrexone - Bogus or ... In addition to proposed uses for low-dose naltrexone that have been studied in clinical research, low-dose naltrexone advocates ...
*  Nalmefene
... is structurally related to naltrexone and differs from it by substitution of the ketone group at the 6-position of ... Nalmefene is an opiate derivative similar in both structure and activity to the opioid antagonist naltrexone. Advantages of ... naltrexone with a methylene group (CH2). It binds to the MOR with similar affinity relative to naltrexone, but binds "somewhat ... Nalmefene is a derivative of naltrexone and was first reported in 1975. In the US, immediate-release injectable nalmefene was ...
*  Buprenorphine/naltrexone
... is an experimental combination drug formulation of buprenorphine, a μ-opioid receptor (MOR) weak ... Buprenorphine/samidorphan Buprenorphine/naloxone McCann, DJ (2008). "Potential of Buprenorphine/Naltrexone in Treating Polydrug ... non-aversive buprenorphine/naltrexone combination attenuates drug-primed reinstatement to cocaine and morphine in rats in a ... Naloxone plus Naltrexone for the Treatment of Cocaine Dependence:The Cocaine Use Reduction with Buprenorphine(CURB)Study". ...
*  Remifentanil
... has been used with some success to circumvent naltrexone in patients who are in need of pain management. ...
*  Nalorphine
... in 1915 and followed by naloxone in 1960 and naltrexone in 1963. Due to potent activation of the KOR, nalorphine produces side ...
*  Morphine/naltrexone
If crushed, the naltrexone would mix with the morphine and competitively antagonize morphine's physiological effects. Ingested ... Embeda capsules are formulated with morphine pellets and an inner core containing naltrexone. The purpose of this formulation ... The drug combination morphine/naltrexone (trade name Embeda) was an opioid combination pain medication developed by King ... The active ingredients were morphine sulfate and naltrexone hydrochloride; morphine being an opioid receptor agonist and ...
*  Disease theory of alcoholism
Certain medications including opioid antagonists such as naltrexone have been shown to be effective in the treatment of ...
*  Naltrexone
Nalmefene is similar to naltrexone and is used for the same purposes as naltrexone. Naltrexone should not be confused with ... morphine/naltrexone) as Embeda. A combination of naltrexone with buprenorphine (buprenorphine/naltrexone) has been developed ... Naltrexone is the generic name of the drug and its INN, USAN, BAN, DCF, and DCIT, while naltrexone hydrochloride is its USP and ... Naltrexone is not useful for quitting smoking. Naltrexone is available and most commonly used in the form of by mouth tablets ( ...
*  Bupropion/naltrexone
... is a combination drug used for weight loss in those that are either obese or overweight with some weight- ... Bupropion/naltrexone is approved to be used, in conjunction to exercise and dietary changes, in the long-term treatment of ... Combined, bupropion/naltrexone has an effect on the reward pathway that results in reduced food craving. In 2009, Monash ... Individually, bupropion and naltrexone each target pathways in the central nervous system that influence appetite and energy ...
*  One Little Pill
Naltrexone is FDA approved for use in the United States. In 2013/4 the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC) approved nalmefene ... Naltrexone for a more in depth coverage of this treatment. "One Little Pill". Indiegogo. Retrieved December 22, 2013. "One ... The treatment is described in the film as follows: a single dosage of taking a naltrexone is taken one hour before drinking ... ISBN 978-1-937856-06-9. John David Sinclair (January 1, 2001). "Evidence about the use of naltrexone and for different ways of ...
*  Opioid use disorder
The medication naltrexone may also be useful to prevent relapse. Naloxone is useful for the treatment of an opioid overdose. In ... Non-compliance with naltrexone therapy is a concern with oral formulations because of its daily dosing, and although the ... Naltrexone is used for the treatment of opioid addiction. It works by blocking the physiological, euphoric, and reinforcing ... Naltrexone monthly IM injections received FDA approval in 2010 for the treatment of opioid dependence in abstinent opioid users ...
*  Olivier Ameisen
Russell Goldman (14 January 2009), Doctor Claims Cure for Alcoholism in a Pill, ABC News Ameisen O (August 2005). "Naltrexone ... After hearing anecdotal reports that the muscle relaxant baclofen was, like naltrexone, acamprosate and topiramate, modestly ...
*  Polysubstance dependence
Naltrexone: Reduces opiates and alcohol cravings. Disulfiram: induces intense nausea after drinking alcohol. Acamprosate: ...
*  Oxymorphone-3-methoxynaltrexonazine
Naloxonazine Naloxone Naltrexone Oxymorphone Steven Galetta; Elliot F. Hahn; Steve Nishimura; Gavril W. Pasternak (August 1987 ...
*  Trichotillomania
Naltrexone may be a viable treatment. Fluoxetine and other selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) have limited ...
*  Buprenorphine/naloxone
Methadone Buprenorphine/samidorphan Buprenorphine/naltrexone "Buprenorphine". www.samhsa.gov. 31 May 2016. Retrieved 3 December ...
*  Alcoholism
Naltrexone is used to decrease cravings for alcohol and encourage abstinence. Alcohol causes the body to release endorphins, ... Naltrexone is a competitive antagonist for opioid receptors, effectively blocking the effects of endorphins and opioids. ... The Sinclair method is a method of using naltrexone or another opioid antagonists to treat alcoholism by having the person take ... Sinclair, JD (2001). "Evidence about the use of naltrexone and for different ways of using it in the treatment of alcoholism". ...
*  Eating disorder
Marrazzi, MA; Markham, KM; Kinzie, J; Luby, ED (1995). "Binge eating disorder: response to naltrexone". International journal ...
*  Depersonalization disorder
Tentative evidence supports naloxone and naltrexone. A combination of an SSRI and a benzodiazepine has been proposed to be ...
*  Disulfiram
Acamprosate Naltrexone Temposil Thiram "Antabuse - disulifram tablet". DailyMed. National Institutes of Health. May 23, 2016. ... primarily the combination of naltrexone and acamprosate, which directly attempt to address physiological processes in the brain ...
*  Harm reduction
... in alcohol dependency could be instituted by use of naltrexone. Tobacco harm reduction describes actions taken ... Volpicelli, Joseph R. (1992). "Naltrexone in the Treatment of Alcohol Dependence". Archives of General Psychiatry. 49 (11): 876 ...
*  Brazilian Controlled Drugs and Substances Act
NALOXONE 106.NALTREXONE 107.NEFAZODONE 108.NYLAMIDE 109. NOMIFENSINE 110.NORTRIPTILINE 111.NOXPTILINE 112.OLANZAPINE 113. ...
*  Nalmexone
Nalbuphine Oxymorphone Naloxone Naltrexone Pentazocine Macdonald F (1997). Dictionary of Pharmacological Agents. CRC Press. p. ...
*  Opioid overdose
A longer-acting variant of naloxone is naltrexone. Naltrexone is primarily used to treat opioid and alcohol dependence. ...