What You Need to Know About Kloxxado


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On April 30th of this year, the FDA approved Kloxxado, a naloxone nasal spray that contains 8mg of naloxone per dose, which is twice as much as the most common formulation: Narcan. But what distinguishes Kloxxado distinguishes from the many other ways that naloxone is delivered and why was it developed in the first place?

Published On: 8/16/2021

Duration: 21 minutes, 01 seconds

Article Referenced: "A New High-Dose Naloxone: Life Saver or Punishment?," The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report," July/August 2021

"Naloxone Prescribing," The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report," July/August 2021

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