Pa. Gives Away Anti-Overdose Drug During Statewide Distribution DayPennsylvania is expanding efforts to make the anti-overdose medication naloxone available to the public with a statewide distribution day today.
Pa. Giving Away Anti-Overdose Drug Naloxone During Statewide Distribution DayPennsylvania is expanding efforts to make the anti-overdose medication naloxone available to the public with a statewide distribution day next week.
Naloxone Recalled Due To Particulate MatterThe opioid overdose antidote Naloxone has been recalled by its maker, Hospira, the US Food and Drug Administration said Monday.
Paramedic Requires Rescuing After Treating Overdose PatientA firefighter-paramedic driving an overdose patient to the hospital needed a naloxone rescue himself.
Police Revive 1½-Year-Old With 3 Doses Of Naloxone After He Swallowed Baggie Full Of DrugsPolice in Ohio say hospital workers used three doses of the overdose drug naloxone to revive a 1½-year-old boy who tested positive for opioids.
Police Give Naloxone To Dog That Got Into Owner's OxycodonePolice in Maine say a dog that got into its owner's oxycodone perked right up after police administered the opioid-overdose antidote naloxone.
Ohio City's School Officers Will Carry Overdose AntidoteOfficers patrolling public middle and high schools in one of northeast Ohio's largest cities will start carrying the overdose antidote naloxone during the coming school year.
1-Year-Old Ohio Boy Dies After Suspected Opioid OverdoseAuthorities say a 1-year-old Ohio boy who was believed to have overdosed on opioids and was revived with an antidote drug has died.
Police Carry Drug Kits To Save K-9s From Opioid OverdosesPolice dogs simply follow their noses to sniff out narcotics. But inhaling powerful opioids can be deadly, so officers have a new tool to protect their four-legged partners: naloxone, a drug that has already been used for years to reverse overdoses in humans.
Youngest Opiate Overdose On Record, 1-Year-Old Ohio Boy Revived With NarcanPolice say a 1-year-old Ohio boy had to be revived with naloxone after he overdosed on opioids.
Wolf To Seek Another $10M To Help Reverse Drug OverdosesGov. Tom Wolf will ask lawmakers for another $10 million to help save the lives of people overdosing on heroin or prescription drugs.