NALOXONE

prevents the binding of opioid drugs to opioid receptors in the body. Naloxone is a morphine based opioid antagonist which can be used to reverse the effects of opioid overdose in emergency situations.

NALOXONE: "By ingesting Naloxone, the symptoms which are generally associated with opioids can be reversed."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NALOXONE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/naloxone/ (accessed July 9, 2020).
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