naloxone HCl

naloxone HCl (nalok´sōn),

n brand name: Narcan;
drug class: narcotic antagonist;
action: competes with narcotics at narcotic receptor sites;
uses: respiratory depression induced by narcotics, to reverse postoperative opioid depression.
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The deal calls for the distribution of Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl Dihydrate Sublingual Tablets (CIII) manufactured in Amneal's Hauppauge, New York, facility, to addiction treatment centers.
Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl tablets for treating opioid addiction expected to save millions in healthcare costs
Generic buprenorphine hydrochloride (HCl) and naloxone HCl dihydrate sublingual tablets are now available in 2 mg/0.
Amneal Pharmaceuticals buprenorphine HCl and naloxone HCl tablets in 2 mg/0.
Providing opioid-dependent patients with high quality generic buprenorphine HCl and naloxone HCl through treatment in physicians' offices, treatment centers, or prescriptions filled at retail pharmacies offers tremendous cost savings for both consumers and the U.
Since the agency has issued its opinion on Reckitt Benckiser's September 2012 Citizen's Petition in favor of generic competition, Amneal's buprenorphine HCl and naloxone HCl tablets can offer consumers and physicians greater choice in opioid addiction treatment.
The injectable form of naloxone HCl was first approved by FDA in 1971 and has been the standard of care for the treatment of opioid overdose in the hospital and by emergency medical services for over 40 years.
Actavis has also recently received approval from the FDA for its ANDA for Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl Dihydrate SL Tablets, 2 mg/0.
NYSE: ACT) recently gained US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for its generic version of Suboxone (buprenorphine HCl and naloxone HCl dihydrate SL tablets, 2 mg/0.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl Dihydrate SL Tablets, 2 mg/0.