Naloxone can save a life by temporarily reversing an opiod overdose. Participating Ontario pharmacies offer free injectable and nasal spray naloxone kits to indidviduals at risk of an opiod overdose or friends, family members and any person able to help someone at risk of opiod-related overdoses.
Visit ontario.ca/overdose for more information on:
-What naloxone does
-who can get a free naloxone
-where to get a free kit
-what is in a naloxone kit
-how to recognize an opiod overdose
-how to use a naloxone kit
Eligible community organizations are able to order Naloxone sprays from the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit. Visit the WECHU website for more information on the Ontario Naloxone Program for Community Partners.