A new report from the CDC found that 10% of overdose deaths in 2019-2020 involved gabapentin.
AMA hopes to shift from a crisis-reaction framework to a more holistic model that prevents overdose while helping pain patients receive care.
The life saving antidote for opioid overdose will soon be available in a consumer-friendly, generic nasal spray.
Four research sites will test proven opioid prevention and treatment interventions, hoping to reduce overdose deaths by 40% over three years.
New changes to REMS safety programs will require stronger treatment documentation and oversight.
A new JAMA study finds that increased county-level opioid marketing was tied to elevated overdose mortality.
On average, construction workers are six times more likely to die from an opioid overdose death, more than any other occupation.