Using Vivitrol Medication For Opioid & Alcohol Addiction

Many addiction centers offer medication-assisted treatment (MAT) which is the use of medications, in combination with counseling and behavioral therapies, to treat alcohol and drug addictions and prevent opioid overdose. MAT is a controversial practice in the addiction treatment industry but there is one particular medication that is widely used and accepted – Vivitrol. We’ll explain what it does and how it can help you or someone you love going through addiction treatment. What Is Vivitrol? Vivitrol is a non-addictive, once-monthly treatment shot that is used to prevent an opioid relapse after detox and treat alcohol dependence. It’s classified as
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