Know the signs of overdose.

Carry naloxone. Save a life.

Get free naloxone (also known as Narcan).

It’s easy to use and you might save a life.

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Increase in overdose deaths over the past 10 years in Guilford County
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Opioids account for 80% of overdose deaths in Guilford County.

Signs of Overdose

  • Loss of consciousness
  • Breathing is slow, erratic, or stopped
  • Unresponsive
  • Body is limp
  • Vomiting
  • Choking or gurgling sounds
  • Face pale or clammy
  • Slow or erratic pulse

Why Naloxone (Narcan)?

Naloxone (brand name Narcan) can help reverse an overdose when given to the victim quickly. Guilford County offers free naloxone kits and instructions/training on its use. Add naloxone to your first aid kit and you can help save a life. Pick up your free kit at the following locations:

High Point Locations

Guilford County Division of Public Health Pharmacy
501 East Green Drive
High Point, NC  27260

Tuesday and Friday
Kaitlyn’s House
410 Gatewood Ave
High Point, NC 27262

Triad Adult & Pediatric Medicine
606 N. Elm
High Point, NC 27262

Greensboro Locations

Guilford County Division of Public Health Pharmacy
1100 East Wendover Avenue
Greensboro, NC  27405

Triad Adult & Pediatric Medicine
1002 S. Eugene Street
Greensboro, NC 27406

Get Help

Help is available. Addiction is an illness and can be treated. Find resources for you, a family member, or a friend.

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