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Am I eligible?

What is the Next Step?

You must:

  • Want to stop drinking
  • Be 21-72 years old
  • Live within commuting distance of the UB Downtown campus
  • Be medically eligible to take Naltrexone medication (no liver disease, no medications that negatively interact with Naltrexone)
  • Be willing to take tablet Naltrexone daily for 90 days and participate in Next Step counseling sessions

You must not:

  • Be mandated to treatment because of a DWI or Drug Court
  • Be taking any opioid-based medication or drug*
  • If female, be pregnant, planning a pregnancy or nursing

* Codeine, Morphine, Lortab, Demerol, Dilaudid, Fentanyl, Methadone, Suboxone, Naloxone, Oxycodone, Oxymorphone, Hydromorphone, Hydrocodone, Heroin

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