Naloxone: The antidote for opioid overdose

Did you know that Americans are more likely to die from an opioid overdose than a motor vehicle crash? A lifesaving drug called naloxone can make the difference between life and death from an opioid overdose. Today’s show will give us an in-depth look at this drug. Does it really save lives, when do we administer it, and how do we administer it?  Our guest is Dr. George Avetian, family practitioner, and adjunct faculty member at Temple University School of Medicine.

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