Revia Drug Information
When used in combination with a comprehensive treatment plan, Revia® (naltrexone) can help people stop abusing alcohol or opioid medications. It comes as a tablet that is taken once a day. Some people who take this drug will develop side effects, such as nervousness, fatigue, and nausea.
Because not everyone can safely use Revia, it's important to fully understand the safety information on this drug before starting treatment. This includes things like possible drug interactions and side effects. Also, let your healthcare provider know if you have any other medical conditions, such as:
- Liver disease, such as cirrhosis, liver failure, or hepatitis
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- Depression or thoughts of suicide.
(Click Revia for more information on this drug, including how it works, whether there is a generic version, and why Revia is not appropriate for some people.)