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naloxone hydrochloride injection (Narcan, Evzio) is a drug prescribed to treat overdose symptoms. Side effects, drug interactions, dosage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to administering this medication.

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Terms related to naloxone-injection:

  • Evzio
  • Narcan