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North Carolina Naloxone Distribution Toolkit
|North Carolina Division of Public Health, Injury and Violence Prevention Branch
|Tags: Harm Reduction, Naloxone
Targeted naloxone distribution has been identified by the CDC as an evidence-based strategy for preventing opioid overdose.
This North Carolina Naloxone Distribution Toolkit guides local health departments, coalitions, and community organizations through the process of implementing a naloxone distribution standing order.
- Information about co-prescribing naloxone, specifically for Emergency Departments, can also be found here.
- For pharmacists, see also the NC Naloxone Standing Order FAQ: Pharmacists Guide.