A 44-year-old member asked:
Is naloxone safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women?
4 doctor answers • 9 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Gynecology
????: Naloxone is a drug used for acute narcotic intoxication, typically given when a person isn't breathing because of overdose. As such, if it were really needed it wouldn't be safe _not_ to use it.
6.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Anesthesiology 40 years experience
5.4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Anesthesiology 21 years experience
Of course: For most indicated uses of naloxone, it isn't safe not have it.
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Psychiatry 26 years experience
246 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 1, 2019
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.