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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Actavis' and Amneal's Abbreviated New Drug Applications (ANDAs) for buprenorphine HCl and naloxone HCl dihydrate SL tablets, 2 mg/0.
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.
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.
Pharmaceuticals business Mallinckrodt (NYSE:MNK) reported on Tuesday the launch of an agreement to distribute its Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl Dihydrate Sublingual Tablets (CIII) to addiction treatment centres in the US.
According to Mallinckrodt, Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl Dihydrate Sublingual Tablets (CIII) is a generic version of Suboxone, manufactured in Amneal's Hauppauge, New York, facility.
This partnership, which is the first between Mallinckrodt and Amneal, covers both strengths of Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl Dihydrate Sublingual Tablets (CIII) available on the market, the 8 mg/2 mg dosage strength and the 2 mg/0.
Pharmaceutical company Actavis Inc (NYSE:ACT) said on Monday that it has received clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl Dihydrate SL Tablets, 2 mg/0.
The company said that the Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl Dihydrate SL Tablets are the generic equivalent to Reckitt Benckiser Healthcare's Suboxone.
Effective immediately, Actavis plans to begin shipping Buprenorphine HCl and Naloxone HCl Dihydrate SL Tablets, which are indicated for the maintenance treatment of opioid dependence.