SAMHSA Medication and Counseling Treatment: Naloxone

Link

https://www.samhsa.gov/medication-assisted-treatment/medications-counseling-related-conditions/naloxone

Sponsoring Organization

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Description

Describes how naloxone is used and the medication's side effects. Briefly discusses causes of opioid overdose. Highlights how the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is working with communities, local governments, local law enforcement, and state and federal partners to expand naloxone use.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Topics

Naloxone