benefits of naltrexone

3 Benefits of Committing to a Naltrexone Treatment Program

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 10, 2021 Updated: December 1, 2021 Naltrexone is beneficial in helping with alcohol use disorder and opioid withdrawal. The benefits of naltrexone are evident as you go through detoxing and feel the relief from your cravings and allow you to…

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How Naltrexone Is Used to Treat Opiate Addiction

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 10, 2021 Updated: April 26, 2021 The way that opioids interact with the brain makes opiate addiction difficult to overcome. It used to be that the main approach to helping people with opioid addiction was to have them go through…

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What is Medication-Assisted Treatment?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 20, 2020 Updated: June 30, 2020 What is the medication-assisted treatment? The answer is fairly simple. This term refers to the use of medication to treat drug or alcohol addiction. When combined with a treatment program that includes detox, rehab,…