Naltrexone is not a narcotic, it works by blocking the effects of narcotics. We place a small naltrexone implant under the patients skin, where it slowly releases a dose of medication for 3, 6 and 9 months. This has been a highly effective treatment for patients’ long term recovery.
Vivitrol® is an FDA-approved, branded version of injectable Naltrexone.
Probuphine is a subdermal implant. It is the first and only product on the market for opioid addiction that providess non-fluctuating blood levels of buprenorphine around the clock for a period of 6 months following a single treatment procedure.
Suboxone (Buprenorphine & Naltrexone) Treatment, Maintenance & Taper:
Suboxone is a prescription medication indicated for the treament of opiate addiction.