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FDA Approves First Non-Opioid Drug to Treat Opioid Withdrawal

16:02 EDT 17 May 2018 | NEJM

The FDA has approved Lucemyra (lofexidine hydrochloride), a non-opioid, to help lessen the symptoms of opioid withdrawal in adults. Oral lofexidine, a selective alpha...

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