naltrexone therapy

Naltrexone Therapy

What is naltrexone? This drug, used in naltrexone therapy, is an opioid receptor blocker. Hence, when you take Naltrexone, it blocks many of your body’s opioid receptors. So, why would you want this to happen? Why would you want naltrexone therapy? What is naltrexone therapy good for? Interestingly, this drug helps with both opioid addiction […]

atrigel

Atrigel: Can It Stop The Opioid Epidemic?

What is Atrigel? Atrigel is the ingredient in Sublocade that makes it work as a monthly shot. Before you are given your shot, Atrigel exists as a liquid. Afterwards, it turns into a solid material under the skin, releasing medicine steadily all month. Eventually, it dissolves and goes away. When did they invent Atrigel? Interestingly, […]