Expanding Access to Naloxone: Role of the Pharmacist

1. Which statement about drug overdose deaths is correct?
2. Factors contributing to the increased rate of heroin overdose deaths include all of the following except:
3. Fentanyl has become a driver of heroin overdose because:
4. The typical heroin overdose patient today is most likely to be:
5. The state with the highest rate of drug overdose deaths (based on 2014 data) is:
6. Factors that can increase the risk of overdose include all of the following except:
7. Naloxone works to rescue overdose patients:
8. The onset of action of naloxone as a reversal agent in an overdose situation is:
9. The usual initial dose of IV naloxone for opiate reversal is:
10. If the initial dose of naloxone is ineffective in reviving the patient, it is recommended that:
11. Cautions related to naloxone reversal of an opiate overdose include all of the following except:
12. An advantage of intranasal naloxone over the injected routes is:
13. The distribution of naloxone to addicts first occurred in the U.S. in:
14. The number of states that have enacted laws to expand naloxone access is:
15. An impediment to increasing access to naloxone is:
16. In states where a pharmacist can prescribe naloxone, all of the following may be required except:
17. The intent of drug overdose Good Samaritan laws includes all of the following except:
18. Using New Mexico as a model, all of the following are situations that should be considered by a pharmacist in evaluating a patient's potential risk of an overdose except:
19. A rationale for providing naloxone to third parties is:
20. Which of the following is cited as a reason not to expand naloxone distribution programs?
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