How to Administer Naloxone
Learn how to administer naloxone in an emergency overdose situation, using four different delivery methods.
How to Use Naloxone (Narcan™)
for an Opioid Overdose
Naloxone is able to be administered through several different methods. This includes an autoinjector, a syringe, a nasal spray, and an atomizer. Although traditionally naloxone was administered only by emergency response personnel, today it can be administered by minimally trained laypeople. Below you will find guides on how to administer naloxone for each method.
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How to Administer Naloxone (Narcan™)
with Different Delivery Devices
How Often to Administer Naloxone?
Administration Video Guides
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