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Condition: Other
1/12/2010 9:49:07 AM

Reviewer: TNBadco, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I went in for an EGD because of acid reflux problems, when it was time to come out of the anesthesia I was given Narcan. What the nurse did not take into account was that I am on opiates due to disc degeneration from a motorcycle accident. I went into convulsions, sweating, uncontrollable shaking my heart was beating through my chest and could not breath very well. But I could hear everything clea ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
12/13/2009 10:37:42 AM

Reviewer: dusty28, 25-34 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I recently lost consciousness, and did quite breathing. I was not on an overdose level of the medication I was prescribed, which was adderall and hydrocodone7.5. However, the narcan administered at scene of this event (by the way, I was behaving appropriately, oriented times 3, using the phone, etc, and then just past out..I do have a recently estabilished hypertension issue which is being dealt ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
7/6/2009 2:56:07 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
just concern should a person in cardiac arrest be given narcan if no sx indication of abuse opoid?

Condition: Other
3/17/2009 12:17:32 PM

Reviewer: on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was given narcan by paramedics after having an insulin reaction! I had a very rare reaction to it in which I became very combative and delerious and felt as if I were in a space ship. I do not have too many memories about the situation but what I do remember is not good. Get this; I am not even on any narcotics and that's what they give the drug for in the first place!

Condition: Other
1/16/2008 6:34:40 PM

Reviewer: Gramsue10, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Easy to use??? Certainly, if someone pumps it into your IV...This drug nearly killed me and at 6 months later, I still come awake in the middle of the night unable to breathe because of its affect on me. Last July, 2007, I underwent a total hysterectomy for cancer. The first day was fine but on day 2, I started bleeding from the incision. This scared me, I panicked and was experiencing some breat ... Show Full Comment

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