Nalmefene

Nalmefene (trade name Selincro), originally known as nalmetrene, is an opioid receptor antagonist developed in the early 1970s, and used primarily in the management ...

Easy to read patient leaflet for nalmefene. Includes indications, proper use, special instructions, precautions, and possible side effects.

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The new drug for alcoholism, nalmefene is being touted as a cure for alcoholism. Is this alcoholism medicine really that effective?

Nalmefene, also known as Revex, is used in the medical treatment of alcoholism because it has been found to reduce craving for some alcohol dependent patients.

nalmefene /nal·me·fene/ (nal´mĕ-fēn″) an opioid antagonist, used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of opioid overdose and postoperative opioid depression.

Learn about the prescription medication Revex (Nalmefene Hydrochloride), drug uses, dosage, side effects, drug interactions, warnings, reviews and patient labeling.

Nalmefene at dosages of 20 or 80 mg orally per day has been shown in one RCT21to significantly reduce relapse to heavy drinking in outpatients with alcohol dependence.

noun Pharmacology . a drug, C 21 H 25 NO 3 , used in the treatment of dependence disorders, as alcoholism and narcotics addiction. Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on ...

Nalmefene reverses the effects of opioid (OH-pee-oid) medications, also called narcotics. Opioid effects include drowsiness, low blood pressure, and slowed breathing.

Key points. Nalmefene was granted a European marketing authorisation in February 2013 and was launched in the UK in May 2013. It is indicated for the reduction of ...

3. Evidence selected for inclusion The marketing authorisation for nalmefene was supported by data from three multi-country European phase 3 clinical trials

Scotland has become the first country in Europe to prescribe a new drug which reduces cravings for alcohol. Nalmefene has been given the go-ahead by the Scottish ...

4/16/2014 · Consumer information about the medication NALMEFENE 100MCG/ML-INJ (Revex), includes side effects, drug interactions, recommended dosages, and storage ...

Trade Name: Selincro : Synonym: JF 1, Nalmetrene, Cervene, Revex, Arthrene, Incystene : Entry Type: New molecular entity : Developmental Status: UK: Launched