Tag: opioid

Narcan

Opioid Antidote Still Risky for Patients Uncertain When to Take Life-Saving Agent

There are many different emergencies that could arise when the use of naloxone, better known by its trade name Narcan, may be required. However, there are just as many or even more situations that may appear - even to the...

/ October 30, 2018
FDA issues safety warning on mixing painkillers and sedatives.

FDA Warns Against Mixing Pain Pills and Sedatives

The FDA has strengthened warnings about the risk of death from mixing opiate painkillers with benzodiazepines.

/ September 1, 2016