What is Naloxone (Narcan)?

Naloxone, commonly known as Narcan, is a medication that can be administered either through injection or as a nasal spray to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. It works by helping the muscles of the lungs open back up, allowing the individual to breathe.

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1. What are the signs and symptoms of opioid overdose?
2. What is Naloxone (Narcan)?
3. Where can I get Naloxone (Narcan)?
4. How do I use Naloxone (Narcan)?
5. How do I dispose of needles / sharps?
6. How do I exchange needles / syringes?