Category: Opioids

What is Naloxone and How Is It Used?

Published in Addiction, Opioids

Naloxone Hydrochloride, sold as Naloxone or Narcan, is the most popular opioid inhibitor drug in the world. Today, the United States is in…

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Fentanyl Addiction: Symptoms, Withdrawal, Treatment

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Published in Addiction, Opioids
What is Fentanyl? Fentanyl is a very powerful synthetic opioid –  50 times more powerful than heroin and 100 times more powerful than...
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Opioid Use in the U.S., By the Numbers [Infographic]

Addictions Treatment for Designer Drugs
Published in Opioids

Opioid misuse and addiction among American adults has grown rapidly in the last several years, whether it’s drugs such as heroin or prescription…

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Opioid Side Effects That You May Not Know About—But Should

Opioid Side Effects That You May Not Know About—But Should
Published in Opioids

If you’re like most people, you are aware that there is a growing opioid abuse epidemic in America. Your knowledge probably includes the…

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