Overdose Events

Collected through the MO-HOPE Project: 

(12-01-16 to 06-01-2020)

Total Reports: 6,303

* Total number of overdose survivors reported through MO-HOPE: * 5,762

  • Naloxone administered:6,107
    • By EMS: 1316
    • By Police: 1091
    • By Fire Crew: 282
    • By Other Emergency Responder: 59
    • By a friend: 2243
    • By a partner/spouse: 316
    • By a clinician/provider: 79
    • By a parent: 84
    • By another family member: 150
    • By a stranger: 330
    • By someone else: 157
  • Types of Naloxone administered per event:
    • Narcan Nasal Spray: 62.6%
    • Evzio auto-injector: 2.7%
    • Other intranasal device (with vial and atomizer): 4.7%
    •  Intravenously (IV): 8.3%
    •  Intramuscular: 21.7%
  • Number of doses of Naloxone administered per event:
    • 1 dose:43.8%
    • 2 doses: 41.2%
    • 3+ doses: 15.1%
  •   Survival (to the best knowledge of the respondent):
    • Yes: 5762
    • No: 319
    • Unsure/Missing: 222