Overcoming opioid blockade from depot naltrexone (Prodetoxon®)

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AimTo describe a situation in which an opioid-dependent patient overcame naltrexone blockade.Design, case report, settingAddiction treatment center in St Petersburg, Russia.ParticipantPatient with naltrexone implant.InterventionDetoxification.MeasurementsClinical observations.ConclusionsIt is possible, but very difficult, to overcome naltrexone blockade by using large doses of heroin.

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