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naltrexone

[nal′trek‚zōn]
(pharmacology)
C20H23NO4 An opiate receptor antagonist that blocks the effects of endogenous opioids in the brain; used to treat alcoholism.
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Carrying the colours of James Gaffney, whose Majestic Myles has done so well for him this season, Border Revia was given a well-judged ride by Tony Hamilton to run out a comfortable winner and initiate a four-timer for Fahey, who also sent out three winners at Haydock.
REDCAR: 5.20 Sartingo, 5.50 Border Revia, 6.25 Counterglow, 6.55 Bond City, 7.25 Cadgers Brig, 7.55 Cheyenne Red.
de Pina Martins, quando, de biblioteca aberta, revia (e nos ensinava) os livros de sua maior estimacao que, ao longo de anos, foi seleccionando para ela.
En cada capitulo del ciclo, diferentes disciplinas artisticas adquieren una importancia especial: la danza y la coreografia (las bailarinas de revia en Cremaster 1 y el claque en la parte 4a), la opera (la composicion de Jonathan Beppler en Cremaster 5), la arquitectura (Chrysler Building y Museo Guggenheim en Cremaster 3) o la literatura (la novela de Norman Mailer The Executioner's Song en Cremaster 2).
However, they were not prescribed acamprosate (Campral), naltrexone (Revia), or disulfiram (Antabuse).
(1.) ReVia was the brand name first approved for treating alcoholism by the FDA in 1994.
revia seu objeto de estudo e sua abordagem, passando a ser "Escultura ogboni: identificacao e classificacao da colecao do MAE" (cf.
A number of drugs, notably disulfiram (marketed as Antabuse) and naltrexone (trademarked as ReVia), can help some alcoholics avoid relapsing.
The drug is also available in the US under the name ReVia where it is also used with a different treatment programme for heavy drinkers.