naloxone

Fighting Opioid Misuse: The Numbers
Fighting Opioid Misuse: The NumbersSo just how much naloxone is getting out? How many pharmacies EPCS enabled?
Express Scripts Sues Small Drug ManufacturerThe PBM giant claims it is owed $14.5 million in fees.
Walgreens Fights the Opioid Crisis
Walgreens Fights the Opioid CrisisWhat a large national chain is doing to combat opioid abuse (and what other pharmacies can learn from it).
Opinion: Substance use disorder privacy law limits both payers, prescribersTwo University of Massachusetts Medical School pharmacists make the case to reform or align 42 CFR Part 2 with HIPAA to better serve patients with substance use disorder.
What You Need to Know About the NABP Annual MeetingThe 113th Annual Meeting will feature CPE, discussions, and more.
Pharmacists and Patients Worry About Naloxone Dispensing
Pharmacists and Patients Worry About Naloxone DispensingNaloxone is available, but is it actually being used?
New Mexico Takes Big Step Against Opioid Epidemic
New Mexico Takes Big Step Against Opioid EpidemicNew legislation could be a model for other states.
Prescribing practices that increase risk of opioid overdoseTwo studies, one from Prime Therapeutics and Stanford, reveal an alarming increase in overdose with concurrent use of opioids and benzodiazepines. Here’s how managed care can help.
New York City Program Aims to Slash Opioid Deaths
New York City Program Aims to Slash Opioid DeathsWhat New York City is doing to curb the opioid epidemic.
More resources needed for medication-assisted treatmentInclude medication-assisted treatment high on the list of clinical tools used to treat opioid addiction.