What is it?

Naltrexone reverses the effects of opioids and is used as a relapse prevention tool. It is not a maintenance treatment and should not be mistaken for one.

Sought after effects
  • least painful detox yet
  • symptoms abate very quickly
Undesired effects
  • cost
  • NHS licensing in most cases when medicated
What does it look like?

The tablet is Naltrexone hydrochloride, Nalorex 50mgs peach, film coated.

How is it taken?

Tablets are swallowed.