Overdose Events

Collected through the MO-HOPE Project: 

(12-01-16 to 10-19-2020)

Total Reports: 7,397

* Total number of overdose survivors reported through MO-HOPE: * 6,795

  • Naloxone administered:7,180
    • By EMS: 1575
    • By Police: 1352
    • By Fire Crew: 391
    • By Other Emergency Responder: 65
    • By a friend: 2546
    • By a partner/spouse: 348
    • By a clinician/provider: 85
    • By a parent: 91
    • By another family member: 164
    • By a stranger: 399
    • By someone else: 164
  • Types of Naloxone administered per event:
    • Narcan Nasal Spray: 64.5%
    • Evzio auto-injector: 2.7%
    • Other intranasal device (with vial and atomizer): 4.8%
    •  Intravenously (IV): 7.9%
    •  Intramuscular: 20.0%
  • Number of doses of Naloxone administered per event:
    • 1 dose:44.6%
    • 2 doses: 40.8%
    • 3+ doses: 14.6%
  •   Survival (to the best knowledge of the respondent):
    • Yes: 6795
    • No: 342
    • Unsure/Missing: 260