“Someone who’s interested in not abusing opiates only has to make one good decision a month –- or their family member only has to help them make one good decision a month,”[Phil] Skolnick [of the National Institute on Drug Abuse] says. The drug’s active ingredient, naltrexone, has been available to treat opioid addiction since the 1970s.
To make this long-lasting Vivitrol, the non-addictive drug is encapsulated in tiny polymer bubbles, which break down over time and release the drug.
Late last year, we said that "hookers and blow" were set to lift Britain over France as the world’s fifth largest economy. As The Telegraph noted when the figures were released, "the Centre for Economics and Business Research said Britain's acceleration was boosted by the inclusion of sex and drugs to UK growth." France, on the other hand, has taken the moral high ground by "refus[ing] to comply with EU rules because it does not consider [drug use and prostitution] to be 'voluntary commercial activities'".
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However, researchers note that methadone isn’t available in Russia, and say it might be harder to convince addicts in the United States to opt for this treatment.
Vivitrol’s long-acting effect provides a kind of chemical willpower.
Homeland actress Claire Danes has finally received her star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.
The blonde beauty, who became an international star 20 years ago after her standout performance opposite Leonardo Di Caprio in Romeo and Juliet, took to the streets Homeland actress Claire Danes has finally received her star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.