This prescription drug is used off-label in low doses to treat people with cancer, with notable but very preliminary successes in cases where the cancers were difficult-to-treat or quite advanced.
Affordability and access
Other names and brands
You may find low-dose naltrexone under these brand names:
Where to access
LDN must be obtained from a special compounding pharmacy. LDN Research Trust lists both physicians who can prescribe LDN and pharmacists where you can fill a prescription:
- Generally inexpensive (less than $500 US/year); on average, low dose naltrexone in doses of 0.5 mg to 4.5 mg costs between $20 and $30 per month1Roths A. How much does Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) cost? LDN Research Trust. Viewed September 19, 2021.
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|1||Roths A. How much does Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN) cost? LDN Research Trust. Viewed September 19, 2021.|