Gaithersburg, Maryland-based biotech Emergent BioSolutions stands to gain from a Food and Drug Administration decision to make opioid overdose drug Narcan available without a prescription. It makes the nasal spray version of the opioid-overdose antidote naloxone. An FDA advisory panel this week recommended over-the-counter availability of Narcan. While the FDA is not required to follow any recommendations from advisory panels, it usually does.
Maryland company would get big boost from FDA’s Narcan decision
February 17, 2023