There has been a large increase in overdoses on Vancouver Island in the past 72hrs!
If SOMEONE OD’s
Call 9-1-1 Right Away.
Provide Rescue Breathing.
Give Naloxone If You Have It.
Strategies for safer use:
- New drugs – try a small amount first
- Avoid using alone; fix with a friend
- Stagger your use with friends so someone can respond if needed
- Carry Naloxone and have an overdose response plan
- Be close to help
November 25th, 2016