Overdose Events

Collected through the MO-HOPE Project: 

(12-01-16 to 02-24-2020)

Total Reports: 5,696

* Total number of overdose survivors reported through MO-HOPE: * 5,205

  • Naloxone administered:5,479
    • By EMS: 1216
    • By Police: 893
    • By Fire Crew: 226
    • By Other Emergency Responder: 56
    • By a friend: 2068
    • By a partner/spouse: 294
    • By a clinician/provider: 75
    • By a parent: 78
    • By another family member: 134
    • By a stranger: 292
    • By someone else: 147
  • Types of Naloxone administered per event:
    • Narcan Nasal Spray: 61.3%
    • Evzio auto-injector: 2.3%
    • Other intranasal device (with vial and atomizer): 4.6%
    •  Intravenously (IV): 8.8%
    •  Intramuscular: 23.0%
  • Number of doses of Naloxone administered per event:
    • 1 dose:42.4%
    • 2 doses: 41.6%
    • 3+ doses: 15.9%
  •   Survival (to the best knowledge of the respondent):
    • Yes: 5205
    • No: 292
    • Unsure/Missing: 199