BC Drug Free Facts
What is narcan? Narcan is a medication that is indicated for immediate administration in the event of an opioid overdose. It can be administered nasally or by injection in the event of a suspected opioid overdose, it should be given as quickly as possible. Additional doses of narcan may even be required until further emergency medical attention becomes available. Specially trained pharmacists in Kentucky can dispense narcan without a prescription and it is available at large outlets such as Kroger, CVS, and Walgreens as well as many smaller pharmacies.