What are naltima 50 mg tablets ?
Naltima 50 mg is a composition of Naltrexone. Intas Pharmaceutical Ltd manufactures these tablets. Moreover, naltima 50 mg is used as a prevention method in case of drug abuse. It also has a unique role in alcohol addiction.
Naltima 50 mg helps in various ways to reduce the feeling of the “need” of the medicines thereby decreasing the addiction step by step.
What are the uses of Naltima 50mg Tablets ?
Naltima 50 mg medicine is primarily used in the battle against addiction where the patient has a strong urge for the intake of opioid drugs. In the case of drug abuse, the naltima 50 mg pill is used as the prevention method where it reduces the call of the patients to the intake of the drugs. It enables the brain, to stop the effect of the opioid drugs which includes extreme relaxation and other emotions which don’t result in the natural flow of the body.
Thereby, the patient also develops the strength to cope with the temptation of the opioid drugs which will reduce day by day. It also has a unique role in alcohol addiction where similarly it reduces the urge of the intake of alcohol. Though the actual mechanism by which Naltrexone tablets works against alcohol addiction is still under research, it has been found that this tablet, as in case of narcotic drugs do reduce the dependency which in turn helps the process in rehabilitation.
How does works ?
Each pill has an active ingredient called Naltrexone Hydrochloride. It is a pure opioid antagonist. It blocks the impact of opioids by competitive binding at the opioid receptors. Hence, administered with other opiate drugs, Naltrexone can nullify the effects of those opioid drugs which includes euphoria among others.
Since it competitively binds at the opioid receptors, in case of patients with a long history of drug abuse, this drug can play a unique role as this competitive binding can prohibit the effect of the opioid medications. The proper information about how long does it last is printed on the tablet box or the tablet strip.