Naltrexone (ReVia) is now approved for treating alcoholism
Naltrexone (ReVia) is now approved for treating alcoholism...in both the U.S. and Canada.
Naltrexone is a narcotic antagonist. It originally came out for treating opioid addiction.
Naltrexone works differently from the other drugs that are used for alcoholism.
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- HUGE lawsuit by pharmacists against the drug manufacturers
- beta carotene supplements DON'T prevent cancer or heart disease
- One of the hottest HERBAL supplements these days is ginkgo
- questions about DHEA for aging
- Tegretol (carbamazepine) SUSPENSION
- lots of confusion about when to test drug levels in patients taking anticonvulsants
- methylphenidate (Ritalin) might be carcinogenic
- Rilutek (riluzole) tablets in the U.S.
- cholesterol-lowering drugs might increase the risk of cancer
- The question about whether calcium channel blockers are safe is flaring up again
- Naltrexone (ReVia) is now approved for treating alcoholism
- new antibiotic called Cedax (ceftibuten)
- Famvir (famciclovir) for genital herpes
- Synercid (quinupristin-dalfopristin) is now available for emergency use
- Renova, a new form of Retin-A (tretinoin) for wrinkles
- Kytril (granisetron), to prevent nausea and vomiting from cancer chemotherapy
- using Taxol (paclitaxel) as INITIAL therapy for advanced ovarian cancer
- two new therapies for advanced breast cancer
- Arimidex (ah-RIM-i-dex) is a brand-new drug
- Canadian guidelines for treating gonorrhea and chlamydia have just been revised