Overdose Events

Collected through the MO-HOPE Project: 

(12-01-16 to 03-23-2020)

Total Reports: 5,899

* Total number of overdose survivors reported through MO-HOPE: * 5,391

  • Naloxone administered:5,681
    • By EMS: 1243
    • By Police: 933
    • By Fire Crew: 237
    • By Other Emergency Responder: 58
    • By a friend: 2141
    • By a partner/spouse: 300
    • By a clinician/provider: 77
    • By a parent: 80
    • By another family member: 146
    • By a stranger: 315
    • By someone else: 151
  • Types of Naloxone administered per event:
    • Narcan Nasal Spray: 61.5%
    • Evzio auto-injector: 2.7%
    • Other intranasal device (with vial and atomizer): 4.7%
    •  Intravenously (IV): 8.6%
    •  Intramuscular: 22.4%
  • Number of doses of Naloxone administered per event:
    • 1 dose:42.7%
    • 2 doses: 41.6%
    • 3+ doses: 15.7%
  •   Survival (to the best knowledge of the respondent):
    • Yes: 5391
    • No: 304
    • Unsure/Missing: 204