A congener of naloxone and also an opioid antagonist.Naltrexone hydrochloride is used in the treatment of alcohol and utilized for deceasing drinking habit. It is also used to prevent euphorigenic effects in the treatment of patients addicted to opioids. Further, it is used as a specific opiate antagonist.
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Dichiarazioni di rischio (UE): H302
Harmful if swallowed.
Dichiarazioni precauzionali: P264-P270-P301+P312a-P330-P501a
Wash thoroughly after handling. Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. IF SWALLOWED: Rinse mouth. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.