Overdose Events

Collected through the MO-HOPE Project: 

(12-01-16 to 6-07-2021)

Total Reports: 8,626

* Total number of overdose survivors reported through MO-HOPE: * 7,841

  • Naloxone administered:8,418
    • By EMS: 1888
    • By Police: 1751
    • By Fire Crew: 542
    • By Other Emergency Responder: 77
    • By a friend: 2774
    • By a partner/spouse: 368
    • By a clinician/provider: 96
    • By a parent: 101
    • By another family member: 178
    • By a stranger: 468
    • By someone else: 175
  • Types of Naloxone administered per event:
    • Narcan Nasal Spray: 65.9%
    • Evzio auto-injector: 2.5%
    • Other intranasal device (with vial and atomizer): 4.9%
    •  Intravenously (IV): 7.7%
    •  Intramuscular: 18.9%
  • Number of doses of Naloxone administered per event:
    • 1 dose: 46.3%
    • 2 doses: 40.0%
    • 3+ doses: 13.7%
  •   Survival (to the best knowledge of the respondent):
    • Yes: 7841
    • No: 389
    • Unsure/Missing: 396