Product Information

Product NameNaltrexone HCl
Structure
Cas NO16676-29-2
Molecular Weight377.865
Molecular formulaC20H24ClNO4
Therap.Cat : Derivative of noroxymorphone that is the N-cyclopropylmethyl congener of NALOXONE. Naltrexone hydrochloride is a narcotic antagonist that is effective orally, longer lasting and more potent than naloxone, and has been proposed for the treatment of heroin addiction.
Naltrexone Hydrochloride is the hydrochloride salt of naltrexone, a noroxymorphone derivative with competitive opioid antagonistic activity.
Naltrexone is a synthetic opioid antagonist used in prevention of relapse of opiate adiction and alcoholism. Naltrexone has been associated with low rates of serum enzyme elevations during therapy and with rare instances of clinically apparent liver injury.