SILVER SPRING, Md. — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Narcan nasal spray, the first FDA-approved nasal spray version of naloxone hydrochloride.
Drug overdose deaths, driven ...
The video captures the officer trying to revive an unresponsive woman using intranasal naloxone.
GREENWOOD, Ind. — An officer's body camera captured the moments he revived a woman who overdosed on heroin, WART reported.
The body camera video captured the officer administering ...
INDIANAPOLIS — At the sixth-annual Indiana Prescription Drug Abuse Symposium Oct. 30, Attorney General Greg Zoeller focused on the importance of expanding access to and use of the opioid ...
Naloxone is the antidote for opioid overdose. Naloxone can be administered through intravenous, intranasal, subcutaneous, intramuscular, nebulizer and endotracheal routes. The administration ...
Patrick and Amanda Stewart, married four months ago, work together to save man dropped off at the fire station after a heroin overdose
KENT COUNTY, Mich. — A deputy sheriff and paramedic, recently married, saved the life of a man who overdosed on heroin and was dropped at the fire station.
Patrick Stewart, a Kent County ...
A Kentucky group will teach children how to use naloxone to reverse an opioid overdose
SHEPHERDSVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky group will teach kids how to use naloxone to reverse an opioid overdose.
Community-based Bullitt County Opioid Addiction Team will train the first group ...
Generic Name: naloxone (multiple generics available)
Common Brand Names: Narcan, Evzio
Class: opioid antagonist
The labeled indications, which means U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved ...
Narcan distribution is widespread. In this episode of Remember 2 Things EMS1 columnist Steve Whitehead discusses Narcan administration routes, including the importance of titrating intranasal ...
By Jeremy Gorner, Peter Nickeas, Rosemary Regina Sobol
CHICAGO — By Friday afternoon, 14 people had been rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in Chicago in the previous 24 ...
What happened: CVS, the national pharmacy chain store, announced it will start selling naloxone (Narcan) rescue kits without a prescription in 12 more states. In addition to Rhode Island and ...
WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS/pharmacy announced it will start selling naloxone without prescription in 12 new states.
Previously, the opioid antidote, also known as Narcan, was available for ...
Three local fire-EMS agencies treated six drug overdoses last week alone.
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