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Can you have surgery while on vivitrol?

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Since Vivitrol is an opioid blocker, pain patients are a considerable challenge. Patients undergoing emergency or elective surgery will not respond to the normal therapeutic doses of intravenous or oral opioid analgesics. The pain-relieving effects of any opioid agonists are blocked while on Vivitrol.
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