HyperDic: naloxone

English > 1 sense of the word naloxone:
NOUNartifactnaloxone, Narcana potent narcotic antagonist (trade name Narcan) especially effective with morphine
English > naloxone: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA potent narcotic antagonist (trade name Narcan) especially effective with morphine.
SynonymNarcan
Broadernarcotic antagonistAn antagonist used to counteract the effects of narcotics (especially to counteract the depression of respiration)
Spanishnaloxona, naloxón, Naloxón, Narcan
Catalannaloxona

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