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Naloxone - Wikipedia


Naloxone, sold under the brandname Narcan among others, is a medication used to block the effects of opioids, especially in overdose. Naloxone may be ...

Naloxone: Uses, Dose & Side Effects - Drugs.com


Naloxone (Narcan) is used to reverse the effects of narcotic drugs used during surgery or to treat pain. Includes naloxone side effects, interactions and ...

Understanding Naloxone - Harm Reduction Coalition


Naloxone (also known as Narcan®) is a medication called an “opioid antagonist” used to counter the effects of opioid overdose, for example morphine and ...

Naloxone | National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)


Sep 26, 2016 ... What is naloxone? Naloxone is a medication designed to rapidly reverse opioid overdose. It is an opioid antagonist—meaning that it binds to ...

Common Side Effects of Narcan (Naloxone Hydrochloride Injection ...


Find a comprehensive guide to possible side effects including common and rare side effects when taking Narcan (Naloxone Hydrochloride Injection) for ...

What is naloxone? | Project Lazarus


Naloxone: The Second Chance Drug. Naloxone (also called Narcan) is the antidote that reverses an opioid overdose. It has been used in abulances and ...

NaloxoneInfo.org: Tools for Starting a Naloxone Program


Naloxone is an easy-to-use, lifesaving antidote to overdose from heroin or other opioids. Used in hospitals for decades, the medication has no abuse potential, ...

What is naloxone? - CNN.com


Apr 28, 2016 ... (CNN) The drug naloxone is sometimes called a "save shot" or a "rescue shot" because of its ability to bring someone back from an overdose.

Naloxone - Toward The Heart


Naloxone is a medication that reverses the effects of an overdose from opioids ( e.g. heroin, methadone, fentanyl, morphine). BC has developed a Take Home ...

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Naloxone Injection: MedlinePlus Drug Information


Feb 15, 2016 ... Naloxone injection and naloxone prefilled auto-injection device (Evzio) are used along with emergency medical treatment to reverse the ...

Naloxone | SAMHSA


Mar 3, 2016 ... Naloxone is a medication approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to prevent overdose by opioids such as heroin, morphine, and ...

Reversing Drug Overdoses Naloxone (Narcan, Evzio) - WebMD


Naloxone can reverse overdoses from heroin and other painkillers. WebMD explains how this drug works and how it is used to save lives.