Thursday, September 29, 2011

NY Times: Drugs, Risk and the Myth of the ‘Evil’ Addict

My column on making Naloxone available over-the-counter to reverse overdoses drew many plaudits and two main strands of criticism.  One group argued that addicts aren’t worth saving and we need to cut the drug supply; the other said that Naloxone, also known by its brand name, Narcan, is too risky to be available without a prescription. Read Full Story...

No comments: