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What is nalmefene hydrochloride?

Your doctor may prescribe nalmefene hydrochloride, a narcotic blocker, to counter the effects of a narcotic overdose. These effects would include drowsiness, low blood pressure, and depressed breathing. You will receive nalmefene hydrochloride as an injection. The brand name of this drug is Revex. You can get nalmefene hydrochloride only by prescription.

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