This medicine may be administered in a hospital, clinic, or can be used by the public to give aid to a person who has overdosed until emergency medical help is available. This medicine is for injection into the outer thigh. It can be injected through clothing if needed. Get emergency medical help right away after giving the first dose of this medicine, even if the person wakes up. You should be familiar with how to recognize the signs and symptoms of a narcotic overdose. Administer according to the printed instructions on the device label or the electronic voice instructions. You should practice using the Trainer injector before this medicine is needed.
Talk to your pediatrician regarding the use of this medicine in children. While this drug may be prescribed for children as young as newborn for selected conditions, precautions do apply. For infants less than 1 year of age, pinch the thigh muscle while administering.
Overdosage: If you think you have taken too much of Naloxone Hydrochloride contact a poison control center or emergency room at once. NOTE: Naloxone Hydrochloride is only for you. Do not share Naloxone Hydrochloride with others.
If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you can. If it is almost time for your next dose, take only that dose. Do not take double or extra doses.