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Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
9/27/2009 6:02:47 PM

Reviewer: jon1960, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
THIS DRUG HAS STOPED ME FROM CUTTING MYSELF.I HAVE NOT CUTT MYSELF IN NINE YEARS INTILL A HEAD ENJURY. MY DOC PUT ME ON IT AND IM GLAD.IT ALLSO HELPED ME STOP DRINKING

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
9/22/2009 10:01:01 PM

Reviewer: kyara970, 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
After being a heavy drinker for three years, I decided enough was enough. I haven't been able to abstain on my own for more than a few days, so after some research, I asked a physician for a prescription. It is only day one for me on 50mg so time will tell. But I did not drink nor crave a drink today. I took the pill at noon and noticed mild nausea (almost immediately), and also have been ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
6/28/2009 11:15:19 PM

Reviewer: My Maggie, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After 3 months of taking this med Iam still drinking as before. Whats next?? any suggestions?

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
6/2/2009 12:52:49 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Habit of Drinking Too Much Alcohol
5/28/2009 11:47:40 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I was prescribed naltrexone (50mg daily) as part of a recovery program. Initially, I had some significant side effects, especially persistent low-level nausea. I was taking the daily pill at night; the nausea seemed to be worst fisrt thing in the morning. Fortunately, after about 10 days, the nausea went away. I think using naltrexone has probably helped my recovery, but it's hard to say h ... Show Full Comment

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