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Australian Pharmacists Support Providing Nonprescription Naloxone But Training Unavailable

Executive Summary

Two studies revealed a lack of knowledge by pharmacists in Australia about providing naloxone despite being available without a prescription from pharmacists since 2016. Results could be an indication of potential problems if the opioid antagonist is made available nonprescription in US. 

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