Popular names 'Narcan', 'Nalone'
What is it?

Naloxone is a drug that reverses the effects of opioids among dependent individuals.

Sought after effects

Only effective emergency treatment for opioid overdose

What does it look like?

Colourless liquid, usually in a vial or within an auto-injector

How is it taken?

Injected: Naloxone may be given by injection into a vein, muscle or under the skin, or via a drip into a vein (intravenous infusion).