By Terry Date
ANDOVER, Mass. — Police revived a 21-year-old man believed to be overdosing on heroin Sunday at Flint Circle.
Police administered Narcan to the man, ...
Plantation Fire Rescue gives a shot of ketamine to suspected flakka users to calm them down for the safety of all involved
PLANTATION, Fla. — A call came in to Plantation Fire Rescue Station 4 a few weeks ago about a large and violent man exhibiting what’s known as “excited delirium” ...
Both children, in separate incidents, died from acute intoxication of heroin mixed with fentanyl
By Kathy Lynn Gray and Maria DeVito
The Columbus Dispatch
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus police have opened investigations into the deaths of two toddlers who died of drug overdoses in separate ...
The Associated Press
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A man is dead after running into a Florida police station complaining about taking bad drugs, then jumping from an ambulance and trying to break ...
MONCTON, New Brunswick — A paramedic with Ambulance New Brunswick has been sentenced to two years in prison on several drug-related charges, including possession for the purpose ...
The 27-year-old pleaded guilty to possession of drugs he obtained for himself and five friends to share at a music festival
Based on the TXA Drug Why article, you may understand why many trauma surgeons fail to be impressed with TXA or advocate for prehospital administration.
We know that TXA appears to have an ...
Generic Name: tranexamic acid (multiple generics available)
Common Brand Name: Cyklokapron® (Pfizer – U.S.)
Class: antifibrinolytic agent, antihemophilic agent, hemostatic agent, ...
Anaphylaxis is a life-threatening allergic reaction to specific triggers such as foods, medications, insect venom, or latex. As many as 40.9 million people in the United States suffer from severe ...
An uptick in bizarre calls involving patients who are often naked and delirious from flakka use puts responders in chaotic, dangerous situations
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Fire officials say they have been receiving at least one call a day related to the use of the synthetic drug flakka.
The uptick in calls often involve patients ...
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON, Pa. — Police are crediting a Pittsburgh TV news crew with saving the life of an overdose victim by calling 911 and performing CPR on him before emergency ...
By Nicole Chavez
AUSTIN, Texas — The number of people treated for toxic reactions to synthetic marijuana continues to rise, Austin-Travis County Emergency ...