Overdose Events

Collected through the MO-HOPE Project: 

(12-01-16 to 3-29-2021)

Total Reports: 8,299

* Total number of overdose survivors reported through MO-HOPE: * 7,546

  • Naloxone administered:8,089
    • By EMS: 1802
    • By Police: 1643
    • By Fire Crew: 474
    • By Other Emergency Responder: 73
    • By a friend: 2738
    • By a partner/spouse: 363
    • By a clinician/provider: 93
    • By a parent: 98
    • By another family member: 172
    • By a stranger: 462
    • By someone else: 171
  • Types of Naloxone administered per event:
    • Narcan Nasal Spray: 65.3%
    • Evzio auto-injector: 2.6%
    • Other intranasal device (with vial and atomizer): 4.9%
    •  Intravenously (IV): 7.7%
    •  Intramuscular: 19.5%
  • Number of doses of Naloxone administered per event:
    • 1 dose:45.9%
    • 2 doses: 40.2%
    • 3+ doses: 13.9%
  •   Survival (to the best knowledge of the respondent):
    • Yes: 7546
    • No: 372
    • Unsure/Missing: 381