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Two members of the Manchester fire department in New Hampshire assess the condition of a man who had overdosed on heroin and who was revived with two doses of Narcan. Photograph: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images

(...) with fentanyl. It was also known to be effective in reviving overdose patients. The problem was that(...)

A man administers Adapt Pharma’s Narcan as they try to revive a man who overdosed on heroin in Philadelphia. The man later came to and was taken to the hospital. Photograph:  Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Adapt Pharma, the Irish company behind emergency overdose treatment Narcan, has been sold in a $635(...)