- Associated Press - Monday, January 30, 2017

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A measure introduced in the Wyoming Legislature would allow pharmacies in the state to sell an overdose-reversing drug over the counter without a prescription.

Naloxone blocks or reverses the effects of opioids and can be used to treat an overdose in an emergency.

KTWO-AM in Casper reports (https://bit.ly/2kKRGqC ) that the Albany County Sheriff’s Office and University of Wyoming Police Department began carrying the drug this year.

House Bill 268 was introduced in the state House on Monday.


Information from: KTWO-AM, https://www.k2radio.com/

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