Disease Information for Naloxone (Narcan) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Tremor
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
LH/Leutinizing Hormone (Lab)
URINE Leutininzing hormone
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced tremor/movement disorder
Heroin/opiate withdrawal syndrome
Withdrawal syndrome
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anesthesiology usage
DRUG/Antidote/specific medication (example)
DRUG/Important Acute care drugs (example)
DRUG/Opiod antagonist drug (example)
DRUG/Safe in pregnancy patient (B)
DRUG/Withdrawal treatment
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
( ) Naloxone, Morphinan 6 one 4 5 epoxy 3 14 dihydroxy 17 (2 propenyl) (5alpha), naloxone, Naloxone (product), Naloxone (substance), NALOXONE PREPARATION, NLX, Brand name/Narcan (Naloxone), Brand name/Suboxone (Buprenorphine+Naloxone)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 0.4 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 2 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Intramuscular injection RX
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
Definition

Narcotic antagonist;Synthetic opiate-antagonist drug; short acting; parenteral preparations used endotracheal route in overdose; precipitates withdrawal in narcotic addiction; parenteral preparation only

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