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Opioid Drugs

Panel Discussion Highlights Opioid Crisis in Maryland

May 15, 2018

Drs. Natalie Eddington and Andrew Coop discuss how ongoing research and practice initiatives at the School of Pharmacy aim to combat substance use disorders during UMB-led panel.

New Recommendations Offer Guidance to Curb Prescription Opioid Epidemic

January 20, 2016

Dr. Linda Simoni-Wastila joins an interdisciplinary group of public health professionals calling for widespread changes in how opioids are prescribed and opioid addiction is treated in the United States.

SOP Faculty Develop New, Promising Compound for Treatment of Chronic Pain

August 27, 2013

Initial studies indicate that compound is as powerful as morphine and also exhibits reduced tolerance with no toxic effects.