|Packaging Type||STRIP (ROUND TAB)|
Take this medication by mouth with or without food, usually 50 milligrams once daily or as directed by your doctor. This medication may be given as part of a program where a health care professional will watch you take the medication. In this case, your doctor may order a higher dose (100-150 milligrams) to be taken every 2-3 days to make it easier to schedule clinic visits. Naltrexone may be taken with food or antacids if stomach upset occurs.
A urine test should be done to check for recent opiate drug use. Your doctor may give you another medication (naloxone challenge test) to check for opiate use. Do not use any opiates for at least 7 days before starting naltrexone. You may need to stop certain opiate drugs (such as methadone) 10 to 14 days before starting naltrexone.
Dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Your doctor may start you at a lower dose and monitor you for any side effects or withdrawal symptoms before increasing your dose. Take this medication as directed. Do not increase your dose, take it more often, or stop taking it without your doctor's approval.
Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, take it at the same time each day.
Tell your doctor if you start using drugs or alcohol again.
|Dose||1.5 mg / 3 mg / 4.5 mg|
|Strength||1.5 mg / 3 mg / 4.5 mg|
|Minimum Order Quantity||1 Strip|
|Also Gives||Third Party Manufacturing|
|Brand||NALTIMA 50 MG TABLET|
|Product Type||Finished Product|
|Packaging Size||10 TABLETS IN 1 STRIP|
|Packaging Type||ALU ALU|
About Naltima 50 Tablet 10's
Naltima 50 Tablet 10's belongs to the class of medications called 'opioid-antagonist' used to treat alcohol dependence(chronic alcoholism) and opioid dependence.Alcohol dependence is a chronic medical condition that typically includes a current or past history of excessive drinking, a strong craving for alcohol, continued use despite repeated problems with drinking, and an inability to control alcohol consumption.Opioid dependence is a condition,when someone becomes physically dependent on a substance, their body relies on it to avoid withdrawal. In this case, instead of making enough of its own opioids, the body has begun to rely outside opioids to maintain normal function.
Naltima 50 Tablet 10's contains 'naltrexone'.It works by blocking the effect of opioid receptors and decreasing cravings and urges to use alcohol or opioids,but it is is used along with counseling and social support to help patients who are dependent on alcohol to abstain from drinking alcoholic drinks.
Naltima 50 Tablet 10's should be taken as prescribed by your doctor, with or without a meal to avoid stomach upset and at fixed intervals every day for best results. The common side effects of Naltima 50 Tablet 10's include joint pain, muscle pain, insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), weakness, anxiety, restlessness, fainting, increased thirst, decreased libido, decreased sexual function. Everyone need not experience the above side effects. If Naltima 50 Tablet 10's causes any serious case of discomfort, speak with a doctor.
Naltima 50 Tablet 10's is taken as advised by your doctor and tell your doctor if you are allergic.Before taking Naltima 50 Tablet 10's tell your doctor,if you are using any other herbal drugs/other prescribed drugs.Naltima 50 Tablet 10's is used in caution with pregnant/planning to get pregnant/breast-feeding women.Naltima 50 Tablet 10's is not recommended in kidney,liver,depression and the people who have suicidal tendencies.Naltima 50 Tablet 10's is not recommended for use in patients receiving opioid analgesics.Naltima 50 Tablet 10's is used caution in history of bleeding disorders(thrombocytopenia),Rare hereditary problems like galactose intolerance,acute opioid withdrawal.
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