Naloxone Information

  1. What Is Naloxone
  2. How does it work
  3. Is It Safe
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What is Naloxone?
  • Naloxone is prescription medication that reverses opiate (prescription or heroin) overdoses.   
  • It was approved by the FDA in 1971 and has been used successfully in emergency rooms and ambulances for decades.
  • Also known by brand names "Narcan" or "Evzio"