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Life-Saving Naloxone from Pharmacies

Description
Describes the role naloxone plays in reversing the effects of an opioid overdose. Discusses the need for greater access to naloxone, particularly in rural areas, and highlights trends in opioid and naloxone prescribing. Includes links to related CDC resources.
Date
08/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Access · Illicit drug use · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Prescription drug abuse