Hear From Real Patients
Watch unique and personal patient stories of recovery from alcohol dependence and opioid dependence. It can be encouraging for patients to hear stories from others in similar situations that received treatment with VIVITROL® and counseling.
A real patient story about recovery for alcohol dependence
Single mother and professional on her recovery journey for alcohol dependence
“VIVITROL and counseling have been part of my recovery journey. They helped me to get where I am today. There are second chances.”
— Saryna, Former VIVITROL Patient
Real patient stories about recovery for opioid dependence
Former athlete on his recovery journey for opioid dependence
“I wish I had heard about VIVITROL sooner. That's what I wish. At the very beginning stages of this I wish I had known
— Ben, Former VIVITROL Patient
Mother on her recovery journey for opioid dependence
“One of the things that I liked about VIVITROL is that it's not addictive. I figure that once I got on a road that could give me a foundation, I could keep going.”
— Christina, Former VIVITROL Patient
Do you encounter patient refusal to try medication-assisted treatment?
Patient refusal to explore medication-assisted treatment for alcohol dependence or opioid dependence can be challenging for HCPs. Paired with counseling, the extended-release injectable formulation of naltrexone allows patients to make a once-monthly treatment decision with VIVITROL.