naloxone hydrochloride


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nal·ox·one hy·dro·chlor·ide

(nal-ok'sōn hī'drō-klōr'īd),
A synthetic congener of oxymorphone, a potent antagonist of both endorphins and narcotics. Used to treat opiate overdose to reverse coma and respiratory depression; included in formulations of pentazocine to reduce the risk of abuse.

naloxone hydrochloride

[nal′əksōn]
an opioid antagonist.
indications It is prescribed for reversal of respiratory depression and other opioid effects in patients receiving opioid analgesics and in patients who have abused heroin, morphine, or other synthetic opioids.
contraindication Known hypersensitivity to this drug prohibits its use.
adverse effects Among the most serious adverse effects when given to opioid-dependent patients are side effects associated with opioid withdrawal.

nal·ox·one hy·dro·chlor·ide

(nal-ok'sōn hī'drŏ-klōr'īd)
A synthetic congener of oxymorphone, a potent antagonist of both endorphins and narcotics. Used to treat opiate overdose to reverse coma and respiratory depression.

nal·ox·one hy·dro·chlor·ide

(nal-ok'sōn hī'drŏ-klōr'īd)
Synthetic congener of oxymorphone, a potent antagonist of both endorphins and narcotics. Used to treat opiate overdose and to reverse coma and respiratory depression.
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