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CONTRAVE: Oral tablet, extended release

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Contrave 8mg-90mg ER Tablet
Takeda Pharmaceuticals North America Inc
Pill Identification: NB-890 

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What is this medicine?

BUPROPION; NALTREXONE (byoo PROE pee on; nal TREX one) is a combination product used to promote and maintain weight loss in obese adults or overweight adults who also have weight related medical problems. This medicine should be used with a reduced calorie diet and increased physical activity.

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for CONTRAVE: Oral tablet, extended release
Usage by Gender
78.15%
21.85%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
0.34%
22.13%
61.15%
16.37%
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