Medicine Overview of Nex Syrup
Uses of Nex Syrup
Nex Syrup is used in the treatment of opioid toxicity.
Side effects of Nex Syrup
Nausea, Headache, Increased blood pressure, Vomiting, Increased heart rate, Decreased blood pressure, Dizziness.
How to use Nex Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Nex Syrup at a fixed time.
How Nex Syrup works
Naloxone belongs to the class of drugs called opioid antagonists. It works by blocking the opioid receptors, does not let opioid drugs act and prevents or reverses the effects of opioids..
In Depth Information on Nex Syrup
Expert advice for Nex Syrup
- Consult the doctor if you suffer from heart problems, fits (seizures), have a history of head injury or brain tumor, or if you are addicted to drugs or alcohol.
- It is recommended not to drive or do any activity that requires alertness as naloxone impairs thinking or reaction.
- Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
- Naloxone does not act against respiratory depression caused by drugs other than opioids.
- Do not drink alcohol if you are taking naloxone.
- Inform the doctor if you are taking any pain killers, sleeping pills (sedatives), narcotic painkillers, or other medicines.
Special precautions for Nex Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Nex Syrup is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Nex Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited+more
human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Nex Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Nex Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidney di+more
sease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nex Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Nex Syr+more
up in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Naloxone, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Nex NA Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Naloxone
Q. Is naloxone a controlled substance?
No. Naloxone is not a controlled substance
Q. Is naloxone addictive?
No. Naloxone is not addictive
Q. Is naloxone water soluble?
Yes. Naloxone is soluble in water
Q. Is naloxone absorbed orally?
Yes. Naloxone is relatively well absorbed after oral administration. However, it undergoes extensive first-pass metabolism, making this route of delivery ineffective
Q. Is naloxone in subutex?
No. Naloxone is not present in subutex
Q. Does naloxone block tramadol?
No. naloxone does not block tramadol
Q. Does naloxone cause constipation?
No. Naloxone does not cause constipation
Q. Does naloxone reverse methadone?
Yes. Naloxone reverses the effects of methadone
Q. Does naloxone reverse ketamine?
No. Naloxone does not reverse the effect of ketamine as it is an anaesthetic agent
Q. Does naloxone block buprenorphine?
Naloxone does not block buprenorphine if it is taken in pill form, but when injected or snorted it will.
Substitutes for Nex
No substitutes found for this medicine