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Naltrexone

Naltrexone Information

Naltrexone Benefits & Uses - Naltrexone Benefits & Uses in English

Naltrexone is used to treat the following -

Naltrexone Dosage & How to Take - Naltrexone Dosage & How to Take in English

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Naltrexone - Naltrexone Active Ingredients in English

Naltrexone

Naltrexone Side Effects - Naltrexone Side Effects in English

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Naltrexone is used -

  1. मतली या उलटी
  2. सिरदर्द Mild (और पढ़ें - सिर दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  3. दुर्बलता
  4. चिंता Mild (और पढ़ें - चिंता दूर करने के घरेलू उपाय)
  5. अनिद्रा Mild
  6. घबराहट
  7. मांसपेशियों में दर्द Mild (और पढ़ें - मांसपेशियों में दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  8. पेट दर्द Mild
  9. बेचैनी
  10. इंजेक्शन लगने वाली जगह पर एलर्जी की प्रतिक्रिया
  11. स्खलन विकार
  12. कब्ज Moderate (और पढ़ें - कब्ज के घरेलू उपाय)
  13. उलझन
  14. मतिभ्रम
  15. भूख कम लगना
  16. चक्कर आना Mild (और पढ़ें - चक्कर आने पर करें ये घरेलू उपाय)
  17. दस्त
  18. कमर दर्द Mild (और पढ़ें - कमर दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  19. मुंह सूखना Mild

Naltrexone Related Warnings - Naltrexone Related Warnings in English

Is the use of Naltrexone safe for pregnant women?

Naltrexone may have some side effects during pregnancy. If there is any side effect of Naltrexone during pregnancy, discontinue it immediately. Take medical advice before using it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Naltrexone safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Naltrexone for breastfeeding are little to none, so you can take it without doctor's advice.

Mild

What is the effect of Naltrexone on the Kidneys?

Naltrexone is rarely harmful for kidney.

Mild

What is the effect of Naltrexone on the Liver?

Naltrexone has very mild side effects on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Naltrexone on the Heart?

Naltrexone is not harmful for heart.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Naltrexone with Other Drugs - Severe Interaction of Naltrexone with Other Drugs in English

Naltrexone should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Naltrexone Contraindications - Naltrexone Contraindications in English

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Naltrexone unless your doctor advises you to do so -

Frequently asked Questions about Naltrexone - Frequently asked Questions about Naltrexone in English

Is this Naltrexone habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Naltrexone.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, after taking Naltrexone, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery because you may feel sleepy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Naltrexone.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Naltrexone is not used to treat mental disorders.

नहीं

Naltrexone Interactions with Food and Alcohol - Naltrexone Interactions with Food and Alcohol in English

Interaction between Food and Naltrexone

Taking Naltrexone with food does not cause any problem.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Naltrexone

Consuming Naltrexone with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe
This medicine data has been created by -
Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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