Overdose Events

Collected through the MO-HOPE Project: 

(12-01-16 to 9-28-2020)

Total Reports: 7,235

* Total number of overdose survivors reported through MO-HOPE: * 6,654

  • Naloxone administered:7,026
    • By EMS: 1546
    • By Police: 1311
    • By Fire Crew: 372
    • By Other Emergency Responder: 65
    • By a friend: 2494
    • By a partner/spouse: 343
    • By a clinician/provider: 85
    • By a parent: 91
    • By another family member: 162
    • By a stranger: 393
    • By someone else: 164
  • Types of Naloxone administered per event:
    • Narcan Nasal Spray: 64.2%
    • Evzio auto-injector: 2.8%
    • Other intranasal device (with vial and atomizer): 4.8%
    •  Intravenously (IV): 8.0%
    •  Intramuscular: 20.3%
  • Number of doses of Naloxone administered per event:
    • 1 dose:44.6%
    • 2 doses: 40.7%
    • 3+ doses: 14.7%
  •   Survival (to the best knowledge of the respondent):
    • Yes: 6654
    • No: 337
    • Unsure/Missing: 244