Recent Examples of naloxone from the Web
Some drug users not yet ready for treatment could still get needles and perhaps a dose of the opioid overdose reversal drug naloxone.
Massachusetts State Police began carrying naloxone for dogs in March, according to CBS News.
Patients are prescribed buprenorphine/naloxone, also known as Suboxone.
Akron Fire Department and EMS have carried naloxone among their advanced life support drugs for more than 20 years.
The five new opioid treatment programs are in counties with the highest rates of use of naloxone, a drug that can reverse an overdose.
Narcan is a brand name for naloxone, a drug that blocks the effects of opioids and reverses the effects of overdoses.
Alabama Department of Public Health State Pharmacy Director Nancy Bishop said all Alabama pharmacies now have access to a standing order to dispense naloxone without a prescription.
Another pulls out an overdose reversal drug — naloxone — and blasts it up her nose.
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Origin and Etymology of naloxone
First Known Use: 1964See Words from the same year
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