naloxone

(na-LOK-sone)

A substance that is being studied as a treatment for constipation caused by narcotic medications. It belongs to the family of drugs called narcotic antagonists.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "naloxone"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "naloxona"

Sustancia en estudio para el tratamiento del estreñimiento causado por los medicamentos narcóticos. Pertenece al tipo de medicamentos llamados antagonistas de los narcóticos.