Hamilton Opioid Information System - Naloxone

Naloxone is a medication that reverses the effects of opioid overdose.

So far in 2018, Public Health has distributed 156 kits and 27 people were reported as being revived by naloxone.

  • In 2017, 1700 naloxone kits were distributed, reviving 453 people.
  • In 2016, 462 kits were distributed, reviving 192 people .

Notes: Months with <5 are not displayed.
Source: Hamilton Public Health Services, Mental Health & Harm Reduction Program, extracted February 6, 2018.