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Narcan Approval History

  • FDA approved: Yes (First approved November 18th, 2015)
  • Brand name: Narcan
  • Generic name: naloxone
  • Dosage form: Nasal Spray
  • Company: Adapt Pharma, Inc.
  • Treatment for: Opioid Overdose

Narcan Nasal Spray (naloxone) is an intranasal opioid antagonist formulation indicated for the emergency treatment of known or suspected opioid overdose.

Development History and FDA Approval Process for Narcan

DateArticle
Nov 18, 2015Approval FDA Approves Narcan (naloxone) Nasal Spray to Treat Opioid Overdose
Jul 29, 2015Lightlake Therapeutics Inc. Announces Adapt Pharma Limited Submits NDA to FDA for Narcan (naloxone) Nasal Spray
Jul 23, 2014Lightlake Therapeutics Inc. Files Investigational NDA For Naloxone Nasal Spray For Reversing Opioid Overdose

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