Vivitrol (Naltrexone)

Vivitrol blocks the effects of opioid medication, including pain relief or feelings of well-being that can lead to opioid abuse. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic. Vivitrol is used as part of a treatment program for drug or alcohol dependence.

Vivitrol injection is used to prevent relapse in people who became dependent on opioid medicine and then stopped using it. Vivitrol can help keep you from feeling a “need” to use the opioid. The Vivitrol injection is also used to treat alcoholism by reducing your urge to drink alcohol. This may help you drink less or stop drinking altogether. Vivitrol will not decrease the effects of alcohol you recently consumed. You should not be drinking at the time you receive your first Vivitrol injection. Vivitrol is injected into a muscle. This injection is given only by a doctor or nurse in a clinical setting.

Vivitrol is not a cure for drug addiction or alcoholism.

Indicated for the treatment of:

  • Opioid Addiction
  • Alcohol Addiction

Injection Duration:

Frequency of treatment:

  • Usually every 4 weeks

Technology utilized for this injection

  • J-Tip (Eliminates the physical pain of the IV stick)

Why people choose PURE to receive their Vivitrol injection:

  • Private Suites
  • Comfortable power recliners
  • Room for guests
  • Desks to work
  • High-speed wi-fi
  • 55” 4K TVs
  • Netflix, iPad, music
  • Snacks and amenities on us
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