PREVENT OVERDOSE

 


Download: How to use Naloxone & Opioid safety

 

What is Naloxone?

The medication Naloxone has been proven to stop the effects of opioid overdose and save lives, and is legal to carry in the state of Hawai‘i.

 
 

NATIONAL INFORMATION

Prescribe to Prevent
Don'tdie.org - With demos on how to use Naloxone
Naloxoneinfo.org
Get Naloxone Now
 

General information

Data on Youth Overdose - Drug Overdose Deaths Among Adolescents Aged 15-19 in the United States: 1999-2015
Why Overdose Matters for HIV

 

NASAL NALOXONE

Nasal Nalxone Spray Instructions
Detailed Nasal Naloxone Guide
 

COMMUNITY TOOLS & TRAININGS

Harm Reduction Coalition - Overdose Prevention
Prevent & Protect - Opioid safety and overdose prevention information for community members (also has useful information for public health departments and schools).

PROFESSIONAL TOOLS & TRAININGS

Prescribe to Prevent - Information you need to start prescribing and dispensing naloxone (Narcan) rescue kits, including some useful resources containing further information about this life-saving medicine
Law Enforcement Naloxone Toolkit
SAMHSA information on Medication-Assisted Treatmentincluding training materials
Providers' Clinical Support System for Medication Assisted Treatment  - A national training and mentoring project developed in response to the prescription opioid misuse epidemic and the availability of pharmacotherapies to address opioid use disorder
Naloxone Demo for First Responders
StopOverdose.org - This site is specific to Washington, but it gives helpful, basic information for providers that can be generalized
Red Project - This organization is specific to Michigan, but it has excellent training videos, including one for law enforcement officials