Hamilton Opioid Information System - Naloxone

Naloxone is a medication that reverses the effects of opioid overdose. Since January 2017, 889 naloxone kits were distributed by Public Health Services, and at least 219 people have been revived.

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In 2016, Hamilton Public Health Services distributed a total of 462 naloxone kits, and 192 people were reported as being revived by the kits. This year, 889 kits have been distributed to date. 

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Source: Hamilton Public Health Services, Mental Health & Harm Reduction Program, extracted August 15, 2017.