For Questions or to Obtain a Naloxone Rescue Kit:
Naloxone (Narcan®) reverses and stops an opioid overdose.
It saves lives, and is legal to have!
We are prescribers, pharmacists, public health workers, recovery advocates, and people who have lost loved ones to the opioid epidemic. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has called our current crisis with opioid overdoses and deaths an epidemic, and we completely agree.
Today in Utah:
The substances most responsible for poisoning deaths come from opioid medications including morphine, methadone, hydrocodone, fentanyl, oxycodone, and from heroin. Opioid overdose is reversible through the timely administration of the drug naloxone (Narcan®) and the provision of emergency care. Naloxone (Narcan®) is an antidote for opioid overdose. It can reverse the overdose and save a life.
This is a very safe antidote and it is LEGAL to have in the state of Utah. If this can benefit you or someone you love, let's get naloxone in your life. These lives matter!