Vivitrol-Extended Release Naltrexone

How Vivitrol works…

There’s help for you or your loved one with opioid or alcohol dependence.

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ABOUT VIVITROL (naltrexone for extended-release injectable suspension):

  • Once-monthly injection
  • Non-addictive  VIVITROL doesn’t lead to physical dependence


  • To help prevent relapse to opioid dependence after detox
  • To treat alcohol dependence. You should stop drinking before starting VIVITROL
  • Before starting VIVITROL, you must be opioid-free for a minimum of 7-14 days to avoid sudden opioid withdrawal
  • Do not take VIVITROL if you have any symptoms of opioid withdrawal
  • VIVITROL must be used with other drug or alcohol recovery programs such as counseling
  • VIVITROL may not work for everyone and has not been studied in children
  • Fee Schedule: $100 monthly injection fee includes Urine drug screen
    • (medication is most often completely covered by Medical insurance provider)
  • Call 609-365-0028
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