naloxone definition

  • noun:
    • A drug, C19H21NO4, used as an antagonist to narcotic medications, such as for instance morphine.
    • A drug accustomed counter the consequences of an overdose on opioids (such as for instance heroin or morphine).
    • a potent narcotic antagonist (trade name Narcan) specifically effective with morphine

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