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Public health leaders welcome plans to make overdose reversal drug more accessible

BMJ 2024; 385 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.q1098 (Published 14 May 2024) Cite this as: BMJ 2024;385:q1098
  1. Elisabeth Mahase
  1. The BMJ

Naloxone, a drug used to reverse the effects of opioid overdose, is to be made more accessible across the UK, after the government announced plans to enable more services and individuals to provide take home supplies.1

Following a six week consultation earlier this year, the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) said …

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