×
About 1,797 results

ALLMedicine™ Opioids Center

Research & Reviews  801 results

Adjuvant interventions with opioids for vaso-occlusive crisis in sickle cell disease: A...
https://doi.org/10.5055/jom.2020.0580
Journal of Opioid Management; Sridharan K, Sivaramakrishnan G

Sep 4th, 2020 - Vaso-occlusive crisis is the most common clinical feature requiring opioid analgesics in patients with sickle cell disease. We conducted a network meta-analysis to compare the drugs that can be used as add-on with opioids for vaso-occlusive crisis...

Responding to Outbreaks of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Among Persons Who Inject Drugs-...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa112
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Lyss SB, Buchacz K et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2020 - In 2015, a large human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) outbreak occurred among persons who inject drugs (PWID) in Indiana. During 2016-2019, additional outbreaks among PWID occurred across the United States. Based on information disseminated by respo...

Healthcare Access and Utilization Among Persons Who Inject Drugs in Medicaid Expansion ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa337
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Lewis R, Baugher AR et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2020 - Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act increased insurance coverage, access to healthcare, and substance use disorder treatment, for many Americans. We assessed differences in healthcare access and utilization among persons who inject dr...

Recent changes in trends of opioid overdose deaths in North America.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7457770
Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy; Imtiaz S, Shield KD et. al.

Sep 1st, 2020 - As several regulatory and environmental changes have occurred in North America, trends in overdose deaths were examined in the United States (US), Ontario and British Columbia (BC), including changes in consumption levels of prescription opioids (...

Modifying and Evaluating the Opioid Overdose Knowledge Scale for Prescription Opioids: ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/pm/pnaa190
Pain Medicine (Malden, Mass.); Shoup JA, Mueller SR et. al.

Aug 22nd, 2020 - To develop a validated instrument that measures knowledge about prescription opioid overdose. Within an integrated health care system, we adapted, piloted, and tested the reliability and predictive validity of a modified Opioid Overdose Knowledge ...

see more →

Guidelines  3 results

Drug Overdose Deaths | Drug Overdose | CDC Injury Center
https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/data/statedeaths.html

Jun 26th, 2019 - 70,237 drug overdose deaths occurred in the United States in 2017. The age-adjusted rate of overdose deaths increased significantly by 9.6% from 2016 (19.8 per 100,000) to 2017 (21.7 per 100,000). Opioids—mainly synthetic opioids (other than metha...

Binge Drinking and Prescription Opioid Misuse in the U.S., 2012–2014
https://www.ajpmonline.org/article/S0749-3797(19)30157-6/fulltext
American Journal of Preventive Medicine; Esser,M,et al

Jun 10th, 2019 - Introduction Prescription opioids were responsible for approximately 17,000 deaths in the U.S. in 2016. One in five prescription opioid deaths also involve alcohol. Drinkers who misuse prescription opioids (i.e., use without a prescription or use ...

Fentanyl and Other Synthetic Opioids Drug Overdose Deaths
https://www.drugabuse.gov/related-topics/trends-statistics/infographics/fentanyl-other-synthetic-opioids-drug-overdose-deaths

Apr 30th, 2018 - In 2016, synthetic opioids (primarily illegal fentanyl) passed prescription opioids as the most common drugs involved in overdose deaths in the United States.

see more →

Drugs  41 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  897 results

Methadone hydrochloride - methadone tablet-VistaPharm, Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=4a44bde6-c348-4316-b0e0-c24b407cb823

Sep 8th, 2020 - Methadone hydrochloride tablets are indicated for the: Management of pain severe enough to require daily, around-the-clock, long-term opioid treatment and for which alternative treatment options are inadequate. Limitations of Use Because of the ri...

Adjuvant interventions with opioids for vaso-occlusive crisis in sickle cell disease: A...
https://doi.org/10.5055/jom.2020.0580
Journal of Opioid Management; Sridharan K, Sivaramakrishnan G

Sep 4th, 2020 - Vaso-occlusive crisis is the most common clinical feature requiring opioid analgesics in patients with sickle cell disease. We conducted a network meta-analysis to compare the drugs that can be used as add-on with opioids for vaso-occlusive crisis...

Responding to Outbreaks of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Among Persons Who Inject Drugs-...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa112
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Lyss SB, Buchacz K et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2020 - In 2015, a large human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) outbreak occurred among persons who inject drugs (PWID) in Indiana. During 2016-2019, additional outbreaks among PWID occurred across the United States. Based on information disseminated by respo...

Healthcare Access and Utilization Among Persons Who Inject Drugs in Medicaid Expansion ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa337
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Lewis R, Baugher AR et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2020 - Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act increased insurance coverage, access to healthcare, and substance use disorder treatment, for many Americans. We assessed differences in healthcare access and utilization among persons who inject dr...

Recent changes in trends of opioid overdose deaths in North America.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7457770
Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy; Imtiaz S, Shield KD et. al.

Sep 1st, 2020 - As several regulatory and environmental changes have occurred in North America, trends in overdose deaths were examined in the United States (US), Ontario and British Columbia (BC), including changes in consumption levels of prescription opioids (...

see more →

News  53 results

New York charges Endo with insurance fraud over opioid claims
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-endo-new-york-opioids-fraud/new-york-charges-endo-with-insurance-fraud-over-opioid-claims-idUSKBN23H35I

Jun 10th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York state filed civil charges on Wednesday accusing Endo International Plc of insurance fraud for misrepresenting the safety and efficacy of its opioid drugs, adding fuel to the nation’s opioid crisis. Governor Andrew Cuo...

Anesthesia Technique Flops in Large Breast Cancer Trial
https://www.medpagetoday.com/hematologyoncology/breastcancer/82905

Oct 23rd, 2019 - Despite expectations to the contrary, regional anesthesia-analgesia with paravertebral blocks and propofol during breast cancer surgery did not lower the risk of disease recurrence or incidence of persistent pain compared with general anesthesia w...

Drug Overdose Deaths | Drug Overdose | CDC Injury Center
https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/data/statedeaths.html

Jun 26th, 2019 - 70,237 drug overdose deaths occurred in the United States in 2017. The age-adjusted rate of overdose deaths increased significantly by 9.6% from 2016 (19.8 per 100,000) to 2017 (21.7 per 100,000). Opioids—mainly synthetic opioids (other than metha...

Opioid use booming as tramadol crisis emerges in Africa - U.N. drug report
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-drugs/opioid-use-booming-as-tramadol-crisis-emerges-in-africa-u-n-drug-report-idUSKCN1TQ2ZG

Jun 25th, 2019 - VIENNA (Reuters) - Synthetic opioid use is booming, the United Nations said on Wednesday in a worldwide drug report that showed deaths in the United States from overdoses still rising and a “crisis” of tramadol use emerging in parts of Africa. The...

Binge Drinking and Prescription Opioid Misuse in the U.S., 2012–2014
https://www.ajpmonline.org/article/S0749-3797(19)30157-6/fulltext
American Journal of Preventive Medicine; Esser,M,et al

Jun 10th, 2019 - Introduction Prescription opioids were responsible for approximately 17,000 deaths in the U.S. in 2016. One in five prescription opioid deaths also involve alcohol. Drinkers who misuse prescription opioids (i.e., use without a prescription or use ...

see more →

Patient Education  2 results see all →