naloxone

Kentucky Schools Offered Opioid Blocker

Aug 15, 2016
kentucky.com

    

With classes underway in many sections of Kentucky, school officials are considering stocking a life-saving drug.  It is being used to reverse the effects of an opioid related overdose.

krrph.com

    

Pharmacists across Kentucky are being trained how to properly administer the drug Naloxone.  University of Kentucky officials hope the potentially lifesaving medication will soon be available as a nasal spray.

news.tic.tac.org.uk

    A drug designed to reduce heroin related overdoses has received a makeover.  A year from now, a prescription for Naloxone may come in the form of a nasal spray.