Kloxxado is intended for immediate administration as emergency therapy in settings where opioids may be present.
The American College of Rheumatology updated COVID-19 vaccine clinical guidance to include recommendations regarding medication timing considerations during the management of patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases.
COVID-19 in pregnancy is associated with increased severe maternal morbidity and mortality.
American tourists who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 will be allowed to visit the European Union over the summer.
More than 5 million Americans have missed the second dose of their COVID-19 vaccine.
The researchers’ objective was to study changes in prescriptions for opioid analgesics and buprenorphine for opioid use disorder among both new and existing patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Opioid overdose deaths increased during the pandemic, possibly due to less access to care. The study researchers examined how the pandemic affected patients already prescribed opioids as well as new patients.
Investigators collected survey data on demographics, risk perception, and death rate to assess their impact on voluntary behaviors, such as time spent at home.
Counterfeit versions of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine are being sold online, the company warns.
An updated pre-COVID-19 vaccine risk stratification algorithm is presented for use in patients with reported allergic reactions.