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Naltrexone and Alcohol

What is Naltrexone?  Intramuscular extended-release Naltrexone is a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a medication-assisted treatment (MAT) option for both opioid withdrawal symptoms and addiction treatment and alcoholism treatment. Vivitrol is the brand name of Naltrexone. Vivitrol shot can be used to help people maintain abstinence while recovering from…