A New High-Dose Naloxone: Life Saver or Punishment?
The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, Volume 9, Number 4&5, July 2021
Noah Capurso, MD
Dr. Capurso has disclosed no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
The FDA recently approved a nasal spray formulation of naloxone. Called Kloxxado, each spray delivers 8mg, twice as much as the most widely used formulation, Narcan. Whether or not this higher dose is necessary, is debatable.