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Hi there, can you tell me if Nalmefene is available on prescription

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Hi there, can you tell me if Nalmefene is available on prescription in Ireland like in Scotland?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Customer: Hello
Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi I'm Dr. Phil

Dr. Phil, MD :

Can I ask your first name?

Customer: Nicola
Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi Nicola

Dr. Phil, MD :

Nice to meet you

Customer: Nice to meet you too
Customer: did you get my question? ;)
Dr. Phil, MD :

Yes, this is available

Dr. Phil, MD :

It is called selincro

Dr. Phil, MD :

http://www.ncpe.ie/drugs/nalmefene-selincro/

Customer: Can I get a prescription from this site or do I HAVE to go to my GP
Dr. Phil, MD :

I am an American doctor

Customer: Yes I have done some research on it
Dr. Phil, MD :

I don't have a license where you are.

Dr. Phil, MD :

You have to go to your GP

Customer: oh
Dr. Phil, MD :

I'm sorry Nicola :(

Customer: :(
Customer: I don't really like my GP
Dr. Phil, MD :

I'm sorry.

Customer: its ok
Dr. Phil, MD :

I know you are kind of stuck with your GP too aren't you?

Customer: do you think it works?
Dr. Phil, MD :

Yes, I do

Customer: i can maybe find another one but they may not prescribe it without knowing some of my history
Dr. Phil, MD :

Oh I see.

Customer: it's funny your name isXXXXX am watching Dr Phil the show on my ipad now haha, anyway I guess I will just have to go see a GP here and ask
Dr. Phil, MD :

LOL

Dr. Phil, MD :

I'm a real Dr. though

Dr. Phil, MD :

:)

Customer: what about Naltrexone? I can buy that online without a prescription but it's very expensive
Dr. Phil, MD :

Yes, it works

Dr. Phil, MD :

there is good data for it

Customer: he is too but a psychiatrist
Dr. Phil, MD :

No, he is a psychologist

Dr. Phil, MD :

very different here in the states

Customer: so would you recommend I try buy online?
Dr. Phil, MD :

He doesn't have a medical license

Dr. Phil, MD :

No, I would go to your GP for silencro

Dr. Phil, MD :

selincro

Customer: Hmmmmm I'm afraid they are going to say try AA etc......
Dr. Phil, MD :

If they do, then you have a backup option

Customer: drinking has become a problem in my life and I want to cut down but I don't want a life of AA and abstinence, just to not abuse it for numbing anymore
Customer: anyway, ok thanks Dr Phil
Dr. Phil, MD :

you're welcome :)

Dr. Phil, MD :

You can do it Nicola

Dr. Phil, MD :

I wish you the best

Customer: Thank you :)
Dr. Phil, MD :

would you mind rating me before you leave?

Dr. Phil, MD :

I would greatly appreciate it

Customer: sure :)
Dr. Phil, MD :

thank you Nicola :)

Dr. Phil, MD :

good luck

Customer: Excellent service Dr Phil although quite expensive eeekk but I guess €30 well spent
Customer: Oh one more question.....
Dr. Phil, MD :

thank you Nicola :)

Dr. Phil, MD :

sure go ahead

Customer: i go to the states a lot (I am an Air Hostess) if I went to a doctor there could they prescribe it to me?
Dr. Phil, MD :

they could give naltrexone for sure

Customer: So in America can you just make an app with any GP and they van give you a prescription?
Dr. Phil, MD :

yes

Dr. Phil, MD :

ask for an internist like myself

Customer: internist?
Dr. Phil, MD :

yes it is an adult GP like me

Customer: oh ok, and on average how much is a visit to see a GP.
Customer: ?
Dr. Phil, MD :

100 dollars

Customer: And then how much for the prescription?
Dr. Phil, MD :

that depends

Dr. Phil, MD :

maybe another 100

Customer: for 3months?
Dr. Phil, MD :

yes

Dr. Phil, MD :

that's just an estimate though

Customer: Ok, thanks again, I've kept you long enough, night night ;)
Dr. Phil, MD :

LOL

Dr. Phil, MD :

good night :)

Dr. Phil, MD :

thanks for being so kind Nicola

Customer: :)
Dr. Phil, MD :

please don't forget to click the excellent face

Dr. Phil, MD :

I appreciate it

Customer: No you were the kind one and understanding ;)
Dr. Phil, MD :

thank you

Dr. Phil, MD :

good luck :)

Customer: Thanks ;)
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 3 years ago.
I appreciate the excellent rating.

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