The Opioid Overdose Prevention and Reversal Project. Opioid overdose is the leading cause of injury death in Massachusetts. Some examples of opioids include Heroin, Oxycodone, Hydrocodone, Fentanyl, codeine, & Morphine. In order to save lives, the Department of Public Health is conducting a pilot project to distribute a medication called naloxone that can reverse an opioid overdose.
Click on this link to obtain more information on Narcan and contact information on available training programs.