Prevent Overdose

We all have a role to play in stopping the drug overdose epidemic in Rhode Island.
Get the facts — learn how you can help prevent opioid addiction and overdose.


Get Naloxone


Naloxone (sometimes called Narcan®) is a medicine that can reverse an opioid overdose.

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Safer Drug Use Practices


Learning to take care of yourself takes time and thought

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Fentanyl Test Strips


Fentanyl test strips are easy to use tests to see if your drugs have some types of fentanyl in them.

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Respond to Overdose


When a person survives an overdose, it’s because someone knew what was happening and how to take action.

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Get Rid of Medications Safely


If you’re finished with a prescription medicine and you have pills left, it’s important to get rid of them safely.

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