Connecticut has a prescription drug problem – but you can become part of the solution.
Get Naloxone before you need it.
Naloxone (Narcan®) is a medicine that quickly reverses an opioid overdose. It’s safe and easy to administer, and available at pharmacies throughout Connecticut.
If you know someone in danger of an opioid overdose, carry Naloxone – before you need it.
Securely store your prescriptions in their original bottle to minimize the risk of medication misuse.
Ask your doctor these questions to ensure you know what your prescriptions are for and exactly how to take them.
Get rid of expired and unused prescriptions at an upcoming medication take-back event or in a local drop box.