Naltrexone Treatment


Leading research in countries such as Australia, North America, Hong Kong, India and Europe have extensively tested proof that Naltrexone is effective. In spite of all previous strategies and believes for curing drug addiction, this treatment has shown to be the most effective, reliable and secure for the management of addiction to opiate type drugs, including rocks crack, heroin, morphine, pethidine, opium, codeine, methadone and suboxone. Naltrexone is also effective when treating cocaine, CHAT, ecstasy, dagga, tick, and crystal meth.

Naltrexone is extremely effective. The highly advanced polyglycol matrix or dissolvable structure functions like a slowly releasing sponge which gives the patient a steady supply of Naltrexone as it is needed. Naltrexone has a very high affinity for the MU, KAPPA and DELTA receptors in the brain and the spine. Naltrexone’s affinity to the receptors is 200 times stronger than any drug. Naltrexone is an antagonist to these receptors, therefor pushing off any drugs at the receptor site. It then forms an irreversible binding with the receptor. Pretty amazing for a substance that does not stimulate the receptor.

The effects of this binding cause the patient not to crave any drugs. There is no withdrawal in a clean patient or in a patient that has been treated with short acting agonists. Even if a patient uses drugs after the Naltrexone treatment there is no reward or high feeling. The patient realizes that the drug has no effect.

Naltrexone stabilizes the dopamine axis and therefor prevents any highs or lows, which results in a very stable patient. The absence of these mood swings help prevent anxiety, depression and there by the need to use drugs.

After treatment with Naltrexone the patient can go back to rehab for emotional help and psychotherapy. The whole procedure with the treatment makes the rehabilitation process much shorter, in most cases around three months. The healthcare worker now works with a motivated, focused and driven patient that is willing to succeed and with no back door open to go back to drugs.

The results are pretty amazing and have been published by Dr George O Neil. Dr O Neil noted that all compulsive behaviour in OCB terminated, and the patient abstains from gambling, chewing ice and even stops chewing nails. He and other doctors in the same field noted a radical change in the treatment of drug addiction. They have also used Naltrexone treatment for alcohol addiction and found that people stopped using alcohol in excessive amounts. The reason for this is that Naltrexone blocks certain neurons in the brain and prevents them from secreting huge amounts of serotonin and dopamine. This takes away all pleasure of drinking and forces patients to quit.

Naltrexone has no harmful effects and has no side effects or interactions with any medication. This means your patient is always safe.

With our rapid detox program we can now see patients immediately while still intoxicated and do the detox as well as start the Naltrexone treatment on the same day. The patient stays in the surgery for at least 3 hours after detoxification started.


The procedure for the treatment takes 15 minutes and is done in the clinic. Over the next 3 months the patient is supplied with a constant amount of Naltrexone, assuring your patient a drug free existence.

Please contact our office at least 4days before your treatment to make sure that we have Naltrexone available.

Our contact numbers are: 012 5491655, 012 5491656 or 0825770273.

Our address is: Dieffenbachia Street 35, Karen Park, Acacia, Pretoria.

The price for the treatment is R4990.00.

We work closely with Clear View Rehabilitation Centre and its highly experienced staff. The supervising psychiatrist is Dr Francis Kareoke and Dr Russell Matthews the psychologist.

*Prices are subject to change without prior notice


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2014-01-06 08:35:38 Melissa
Good Morning, I would like to know if the implant is effective for the treatment of cat addiction. if so please send me more info. Kind Regards, Melissa
2014-01-08 09:59:23 Mike Gericke
My daughter is 39 years old and has had problems with Codeine for the last 10 years She has a job that she loves and is very careful through the week but then binges on Stopayne and similar during the weekend. She also takes ivedel sleeping tablets at night. I administer these as she has trouble sleeping and needs to keep her job. She has been to rehab 4 times including to a facility in Durban that put her on Naltrexone tablets. This helped but she started hiding the tablets and abusing again. Will the implant help with her addiction. Regards Mike
2014-05-10 12:02:46 Carla Lombard
hi daar, ek is 'n graad 9 leerling en doen 'n ekspo oor Naltrexone inplantings en wil graag 'n dokter gaan sien wat my meer van dit kan vertel kan enige iemand aseblief vir my die nomer van sulke dokter stuur. Dankie
2014-05-16 15:30:03 Shevaun Viljoen
Hi, I have been on Venlor 75 and now Venlor 35 with no hope of ever getting off of it because of the drastic side affects. My brother had this implant done in January for KHAT addiction and it has worked for him. I have no other choice as the last time I tried to ween myself off of this anti depressant it nearly killed me. Please can you let me know if this implant will help me as I would like to start trying for children and do not want this to Venlor to affect them at all.
2014-01-27 22:57:40 Lani
Do you assist in the rehabilltation of the patient and at what cost. could you refer a patient to a centre that is free of charge after the inplant? Please send me any info. This is fir Ket addiction.
2014-06-12 11:55:51 Marike Engelbrech
Good day, i woul like to come for this implant please can you send me the costs. I have impulse control issues, will this assist with that?
2014-07-17 09:46:09 anonymous
Good day I would like to enquire on behalf for my brother he has an addiction problem for years now, after this implant is there a way he has be admitted to a free rehab centre since my parents are unemployed. I also have an NGO whereby I work and help drug / alcohol addicted youth this can be very helpful as the drug nyaope is killing our society. So I can be very help to help our youth and parents
2014-08-05 23:41:38 ina
Can a person who has health issues such as heart problems ( pace maker), lung problems, diabeyrs and who takes a number of other prescribed medicines also get the implant?
2014-08-17 15:00:12 miguel coetzee
Hi. My name is miguel coetzee and I am addicted to smoking heroin. I realy want to stop and I need help. I realy want to stop this evil drug. I have no money I am not working. Pls tell me where I can go for help. Pls I am begging asking from my heart help me. Pls pls.
2014-09-03 02:31:52 merlissa
Pls provide me with more infor on the cost of the implant,effectiveness and contact details onyour a person need to go to a rehab centre after the implant is inserted?
2014-09-23 15:18:05 anonymous
My son is a crack addict, he has been treated with Naltrexone tablets by Arca in Durban, he said they never worked on him but helped the craving for a while (when he took them) and had counselling. This was 2 years ago and no longer takes them but the situation is getting worse, please could you tell me if the implant works better than the tablets and would he need to be detoxed as well. I just don't have the cash right now but am trying to collect funds for him. Also do you have rooms in Durban? Kind regards Ethel Gouws 0837756509
2014-10-06 20:58:17 Jacobus Johannes (Kevin) Grobler
I have been an addict since I can remember. Since the day my mother found out she is pregnant with me, she was a cocaine addict and that's how the addiction started in me. At the age of 13 years old I got involved with a "Gang" and Drugs got its way, taking over my brain and life. Cocaine was the most important need in my brain... To get my fix for the day ... 7 Years later I got my first Naltrexone implant at Dr.Gerhard Kirsten and it broke the addiction slowly but day by day... Ill recommend it to the ( Hardste Drug-kop ) any day ! I felt the change after the first day! *NB!! Best drug for a addict's brain. Naltrexone is more potent than any street drug and most important Naltrexone is good and healthy for any person who is addicted to any drug or have alcohol problems. Please call friendly and the best doctor: Dr.Gerhard Kirsten and get your anti-dote against the most evil sickness (Addiction). Regards JJ Grobler ( drug free after 7 years) Thank GOD for Naltrexone and Dr. Kirsten.
2014-11-18 09:49:55 anonymous
I had the implant done by Dr.G.F Kirsten, what an AMAZING thing I did!!! This helped in the first 24h - I'm no more addicted to anything!! I just want to know - Me & my Boyfriend is trying for a Baby not that I'm clean for 1 & a half months - Can the implant effect the chances of having a Baby? Regards
2014-12-25 12:30:43 anonymous
Good day, I would like to know if the implant will be effective for cat addiction? Your soonest reply will be greatly appreciated
2014-12-30 23:38:23 anonymous
Hi I was wondering if a addict was given naltroxin without their knowledge say as an invention. And. Whitin thefirst year cravings were gone but due to habbit drugs were consumed. In small dosses and not more then 5 times in the year,my question is can naltroxin actually make a person feel Sick if consuming drugs?
2015-01-12 01:17:16 Lucy
I'm addicted to tik and I'm disable 30 yrs old,I really want to stop using but don't have so much to pay for the treatment is there perhaps a other cheaper medication to stop using cause I'm very very desperate
2015-02-05 14:20:49 anonymous
Hi there. I have been a addict/alcoholic for over 10 years and been to 5 treatment centres who say i will always be an addict and the problem lies in my obsessive behaviours. I am on the verge of losing my husband and kids. Will this help with my addictions??????
2015-03-05 19:34:30 Sally Perumal
i live in Durban and willl like to put an Naltrexsone Implant for my son who is 28 years old .I want to know the cost of the procedure .He is currently clean off drugs for 6 months
2015-03-24 19:32:48 Melanie Stainbank
This is my 2nd time sending a request. Pls contact me or send me details!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
2015-04-11 21:17:57 anonymous
Does the implant help for khat and dagga? If he takes it out will he go back to his habits? Please send me more info. I would also like to make an appointment asap to do the implant, what are the costs?
2015-04-15 14:29:06 Charmain
Good day, I have 2 boys whom are addicted to "Cat"and "Chrystal Meth".. I would like to get the implants done, please can you tell me what the costs are. Kind Regards
2015-05-07 09:38:04 Sharma Stanley
Hi, Please help my brother is 31 years old with a drug problem. What is the cost of the treatment and can it be paid in 2 instalments.
2015-06-03 10:45:35 Cherryl Anderson
Hi Wanting to know about the cost of Naltroxene implants Jarrod has had the Naltroxene tablets before at ARCA in Durban. Many thanks Cherryl Anderson
2015-08-11 16:53:19 Kevin
Hi do you know if yhe medical aid covers this? Im on discovery
2015-08-16 17:07:19 Rick
I am very interested in the naltrexone implant? I partake every few weeks in cat. Roughly once a month and it is becoming s problem. I'm Not a heavy drinker but certain triggers will set me off and the craving will kick in uncontrollably. Please advise on the process and what is required for the implant.
2015-10-12 16:09:28 anonymous
Will my medical aid pay for this treatment
2015-10-16 18:29:31 Nico
My son is 22 and want the inplant.He is currently clean for 2 weaks.Can you assist
2015-10-26 20:35:33 melodie
I need to know the costs involved i the implant please. Melodie
2015-11-01 19:52:48 Hanli Le Roux
Implant for drug use
2015-11-28 22:46:10 anonymous
Been using khat since my husband dies and want the implant to be done pls it's now almost 2 years using and I am also suffering from depression need a urgent booking my no 0614405638
2015-12-19 18:43:29 SHeldon
Hi I have to get a new implant but have moved from jhb to durban can you help me with any clinics that do it in the durban area. Thank you
2015-12-22 21:01:18 Mr Lutchka
My son is on khat. Can you help
2016-02-01 17:39:04 sharon roos
Must you be referred by a Dr?
2016-02-21 21:26:25 Tebogo
Hi. My son is 20 years, he's been using nyaope for 3 years. I would like to know if you can be able to cure/assist him & at what cost. Is there any withdrawal symptoms & side effects after the implants. Regards.
2016-02-25 18:11:42 Carol Badenhorst
Hi. Does Elize Endres still see patients post-implant? Please supply her tel number
2016-03-08 10:38:11 anonymous
Does medical aid Keycare plus cov er this procedure
2016-03-14 18:26:45 cisca
Please can I habe the cost and how do I go about booking
2016-04-23 15:25:44 Leigh-Ann
How much is it?
2016-05-23 19:29:51 anonymous
I would like to say my daughter had another chip put in. I say it changes her moods and she says she feels great. I am so glad I decided to do it to help her.
2016-05-30 10:43:47 Zai
Good morning. Please can you confirm if this treatment can help for the addiction of cat. If it does, please email me more information. Are you open on a Saturday?
2016-06-09 11:43:15 anonymous
Hi I would like to know what can be done to a whoonga addict. What can help him?
2016-06-29 20:12:41 Riana
I want my brother back.
2016-07-05 18:00:43 francois prinsloo
Good day Is it possible to get the implant and let my Dr here in Cape Town do the procedure? Please can you just let me know asap!! Thank you!
2016-07-30 08:45:03 anonymous
Hi do ur guys have this in plant chip in cape town. Pls reply if yes thank you .g salie Regards.20
2016-07-31 11:04:37 jayshree govender
2016-08-06 10:01:36 anonymouspierre
H there. Do you have an office in cape town.p
2016-08-24 20:07:38 anonymous
Whoonga addict .sent me info please
2016-09-18 09:42:35 Monique
Hi Whant to know wil the implant work for cat addiction my brother is on cat and he cant go to rehab because he needs to take care of his family he needs to get help and stil work please send me details and price for implant asap please .
2016-09-19 10:07:24 Monique
Hi Email you again whant to know if I bring my brother in can he get the implant and go home he has a work he is fine during the week but on the end of each month when hes salary gets paid in to hes bank he go and buy Cat is it posibill for him to get the implant if yes how much wil the implant cost can you please email me details thank you
2016-10-01 15:15:08 anonymous
my son is a dagga addict and currently at a rehab centre I would like to know how much does a naltrexone implant costs and whether is it covered by medical aid and the procedure one must follow to have it done.
2016-10-12 16:15:39 anonymous
Good day Please could you send me info in regards to how the implant affects cat and weed addicts .. kind regards
2016-12-03 09:50:24 Jabulani
My son is 17 years he is addicted to dagga can you be of help
2017-01-15 01:57:39 anonymous
Please help me! I need to stop drinking. I cannot do AA. You are my only hope... How much time would I need to take off work, when undergoing this procedure? When is your earliest opening for a consultation?
2017-02-26 23:20:24 mia
if there anywhere elseneeds cape town?
2017-05-25 12:49:22 anonymous
A friend of mine needs help she doesn't have money how do I go about helping her..her life is chaotic and worried she will do something bad
2017-05-25 12:50:27 anonymous
A friend of mine needs help she doesn't have money how do I go about helping her..her life is chaotic and worried she will do something bad
2017-05-25 12:52:34 anonymous
A friend of mine needs help she doesn't have money how do I go about helping her..her life is chaotic and worried she will do something bad
2017-07-02 15:57:21 anonymous
What drugs does it work against How much does it cost
2017-07-05 13:10:13 anonymous
Can you pay the 5000 off.or over 2 months?
2017-07-31 17:39:50 louise
Good day my partner was on cat he is now 1 week sober but cravings are terrible and he tried rehab it did not work. Can u let me know the pricing of the treatment as this will interest me. And also do u do a payment plan as he is not working and its only me
2017-08-20 22:13:13 anonymous
Good day we would like to thank you Dr Kirsten and your Team for the amazing job you've done on my brothers addiction! He is 9months sober and he hasn't touched Nyaope ever since his implant ,thank you from the bottom of our hearts.
2017-09-02 22:25:31 Mubarak Mogatusi
Dr Kristen changed my life, its been 5 years since I got the implant, I've been clean ever since, nyaope almost ruined my life, baie dankie Dr. Kirsten
2017-09-05 21:04:51 nonceba ngoma
my daughter is 27 I'm single mother.she is smoking Nyaope and rock.don't have money to take her to rehab.she stop working going out and in looking for money.she said she tired she want to's too much for me.wish can drink poison once maybe she will find peace when I'm me please.
2017-09-07 11:06:48 anonymous
How much dose it cost to insert the chip
2017-09-12 00:32:21 anonymous
Please send me more info
2017-10-09 06:58:52 anonymous
More kan julle asb vir my meer inligting stuur aangaande die asook of die medies sal betaal (Medihelp) en hoe die detox proses werk? Dit is vir codeine.

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