Is ContraveⓇ A Controlled Substance?
No, Contrave is not a controlled substance as it has not been shown to have abuse potential. Due to telehealth practice laws, Form Health does not prescribe any controlled substances.
Contrave is an FDA-approved prescription medication used for chronic weight management in adults with overweight and obesity. Contrave is a combination of two medications, bupropion and naltrexone, that target areas of the brain to reduce hunger and cravings.
Learn more about Contrave here.
Brooke Marsico, PA-C
About the Author
Brooke Marsico completed her physician assistant training at Midwestern University. Brooke is passionate about helping patients living with obesity achieve meaningful weight loss and improve their health.Learn more about Brooke here.