New Jersey paramedics may now offer another medication to overdosed patients revived with naloxone, but some are taking a wait-and-see approach.

N.J. Health Commissioner Dr. Shereef Elnahal authorized the state’s 1,900 paramedics to carry buprenorphine, an oral medication used to treat the acute symptoms of opioid withdrawal.
– PUB DATE: 6/27/2019 12:00:00 AM – SOURCE: The Courier-Post – Metered Site
Source: SEAFC National Fire News

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