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AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000453037.93499.8d
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Naloxone Now Available for Emergency Home Use

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Abstract

* Naloxone, sold under the trade name Evzio, is now available as an autoinjection system to treat known or suspected opioid overdose in children or adults.

* Following a dose of Evzio, follow-up emergency care is still required to prevent recurrence of opioid-overdose symptoms.

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