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Posted 9 Mar 2012 • 2 answers
I've been on this therapy before and I know I sound like a jerk, but something came up and I want tomorrow to be my last day of drinking instead of yesterday. Will one 125 mg tablet have an effect on me? I've been on this before and got terrible ill when I tried to drink on Antabuse, but ...
Posted 7 Nov 2012 • 14 answers
I have just become an auntie for the first time! My sister gave birth this afternoon to a little boy - Harrison James - 8lb 9oz. She was in labor for 24 hours and eventually had a caesarian at lunchtime today. Sorry, i know this isn't a question but wanted to share the joy! : )
Posted 31 Mar 2011 • 2 answers
My Son might have this Problem, Related to hx of EtOH abuse. What is That ??
Posted 10 Jan 2013 • 4 answers
I know about the warnings but wondered if anyone has tried this or knows anyone that has? & how it affected them? I'd be grateful for any responses.
Posted 1 Apr 2016 • 3 answers
Posted 12 Jun 2011 • 2 answers
For example, have any studies been conducted to support the use of Vivtrol in the treatment of a specific substance over the use of Suboxone, used to treat narcotics dependence? Second, what is the half life of Vivitrol? Thank you.
Posted 27 Apr 2016 • 6 answers
I have been taking antabuse (Disulfiram) for about 4 months now. I take a 250mg pill 3 times a week. I took my last pill on Friday morning on April 22nd. Would it be safe to drink the evening of May 2nd? That's 10.25 days to be exact. I'm 26 and otherwise healthy (if that makes a ...
Posted 14 Nov 2014 • 6 answers
..for use in alcoholics, to stay abstinent or to reduce volume of alcohol intake? Personal experience or a friend or family member that has used the monthly injection would be gratefully received. Looking for any advice, good or bad. Thank you!
Posted 17 Nov 2010 • 3 answers
I'm not concerned about the not drinking. I am nervous about eating foods that will have vinegar or whatever in them and worry I will be sick. Same as wearing perfume. Is this the case?
Posted 18 Jun 2016 • 1 answer
I was able to get drunk on more than one occasion with vivitrol injections. Only a week or two after the injection How is this possible?
Posted 22 Mar 2012 • 2 answers
... maintenance naltrexone therapy for alcohol abuse?
Posted 1 Jan 2017 • 2 answers
I am taking Librium for anxiety and alcohol withdraw, also taking trazodone for sleep. Both seem to work great. However, I still have that "craving" for wine. I have been drinking everyday for 10 years. After being hospitalized 2 weeks ago, I was put on those meds, today I am sober 14 ...
Posted 3 Jan 2013 • 3 answers
My wife and I are semi retired, and we like going out for a meal, and a few drinks.We well off and enjoy meeting people, we have been drinking for over 30 yrs.. In the last 5/6 years we got more sensible in our drinking habits, we dont want to stop drinking, but we do want to drink less, will ...
I was thinking I could sneak Antabuse into my husbands food on the days I expect him to be drinking?
Posted 18 Apr 2015 • 4 answers
... What would happen? Is it too risky?
Posted 23 Jun 2015 • 5 answers
I am doing a case study for a nursing class and I cant find any information saying that it would be bad, but I also haven't found any saying that is ok either. my approach to the study is cure the alcoholism as well as the serotonin decrease at the same time to bring back stability in the pt ...