Medicine : Nodict (50mg)

Name:Nodict (50mg)
Manufacturer:Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Generic Use:Naltrexone
Composition:Naltrexone(50 Mg)
Substitutes:naltrex (50mg) , nalcon (50mg) , naltima (50mg) , nodict (50mg)

Generic ( Naltrexone )

Typical use Of Naltrexone :Adjunct To Prevent Relapse, Amenorrhoea, Heart Failure, Induction Of Ovulation, Opioid Addiction, Supraventricular Arrhythmias (particularly Atrial Fibrillation).
Mechanism of action of Naltrexone :Naltrexone Acts As A Competitive Antagonist At Mu, ?, And ? Receptors In The CNS, With The Highest Affintiy For The ? Receptor. Naltrexone Competitively Binds To Such Receptors And May Block The Effects Of Endogenous Opioids. This Leads To The Antagonization Of Most Of The Subjective And Objective Effects Of Opiates, Including Respiratory Depression, Miosis, Euphoria, And Drug Craving.
Drug Interaction of Naltrexone :Naltrexone Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Acamprosate Calcium, Methyltestosterone, Oxandrolone, Oxymetholone, Sulpiride, Thioridazine (HCl). Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Naltrexone :Hepatic Damage, Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Tiredness, Diarrhea, Anxiety, Restlessness, Abdominal Cramps, GI Adverse Effects, Nausea And Vomiting, Muscle Aching.


How Naltrexone will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Naltrexone will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Naltrexone

No Studies Found