a white, crystalline, nonaddictive, synthetic drug, CHNOHCl, used to counteract the effects of narcotic overdoses
in full naloxone hydrochloride
Origin of naloxonefrom N-al(lylnor)ox(ymorph)one
A drug, C19H21NO4, used in its hydrochloride form as an antagonist to opioids such as morphine and in combination with buprenorphine for long-term treatment of opioid addiction.
Origin of naloxonen(ormal) al(lyl) (hydr)ox(y) (morphin)one compound related to morphine