Medical Marijuana in the Management of Multiple Sclerosis-Related Spasticity and Pain

Ethos Ho, BSc Pharm Student Hashing Out the Evidence in Multiple Sclerosis  Today’s article is a continuation of our series examining the current evidence behind medical marijuana in the management of various medical conditions. So far, we have discussed its use in chronic pain, cancer, and ADHD. The focus of today’s article is the safety…

The Antidote to an Overdose: The Naloxone Kit

Seunga (Jasmine) Han, PharmD Candidate What Are Opioid Medications? Opioids are a class of medications that include codeine, morphine and hydromorphone and several others. In medical practice, opioid medications are used to treat severe or chronic pain that does not respond to weaker medications like those that are available over-the-counter. Outside of pain therapy, special opioids like…