Narcan


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Noun1.Narcan - a potent narcotic antagonist (trade name Narcan) especially effective with morphine
narcotic antagonist - an antagonist used to counteract the effects of narcotics (especially to counteract the depression of respiration)
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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The DuPage Narcan Program and the Lisle-Woodridge Fire Protection District are offering a free training at 10 a.
Often its firefighters as well providing Narcan that reverses the effects of an overdose.
The evening includesa session on how to use NARCAN, a nasal spray for emergency treatment of opioid overdose.
The drug naloxone, also known by its brand name Narcan, can be injected into or administered as a nasal spray to an (http://www.
The royalty and milestone payments relate to full-year 2017 sales of NARCAN Nasal Spray for opioid overdose by the Opiant's commercial partner, Adapt Pharma Operations Limited.
The bill provides millions in additional funding for drug treatment services, expands access statewide to life-saving opioid antagonists such as Narcan and Naloxone, and establishes a Good Samaritan law, protecting people who call 911 during an overdose from prosecution for drug possession.
The city's strategy has included issuing a standing prescription for the anti-overdose drug Narcan and education focused on reducing the stigma drug misuse and addiction.
I remind her what I told her at the Narcan meeting 'if you can't kick the dragon for good I will be the one to zip you up, but I will be with you every step of the way when you need me'.
Cardinal plans to buy about 80,000 doses of the opioid overdose-reversal medication Narcan Nasal Spray (naloxone HCI, 4 mg) for free distribution to first responders and law enforcement in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia.
It is obviously important to make Narcan widely available," the bill authors wrote in a memo--Narcan being one of the name brands of the medicine--"but it should not be used as a marketing tool for dealers who want to increase their chances of a repeat customer.
Since its implementation in April, the database has allowed for police departments to more accurately track county-wide overdose numbers, establish overdose histories with victims, as well as closely monitor the use of Narcan and check the prevalence of nonfatal overdoses.
Also known by the brand name Narcan, naloxone is a nasal spray that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.