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Heroin and prescription opioids, bad batches, an overdose epidemic, and instituting naloxone

Naloxone, otherwise known as Narcan, is the drug that reverses the life-threatening effects of an opioid overdose. Narcan, in a seemingly ironic juxtaposition, is a standard part of a police officer’s tool kit along with a billy club, Taser, hand cuffs and a hand gun. Outside of the emergency department setting, police officers, along with […]

By | 2016-12-12T11:37:50+00:00 December 12th, 2016|Categories: Civil Litigation|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Heroin and prescription opioids, bad batches, an overdose epidemic, and instituting naloxone