levallorphan tartrate

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levallorphan tartrate lev·al·lor·phan tartrate (lěv'ə-lôr'fən, -fān')
An analogue of levorphanol that counteracts the actions of narcotic analgesics such as morphine and is used especially in the treatment of respiratory depression due to overdosage of narcotics.

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