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What is Naloxone?

There are two types of Naloxone available in Ireland


Intramuscular Naloxone (brand name Prenoxad™)

Intranasal Naloxone (brand name Nyxoid™)

 Signs of an opioid overdose



Naloxone and Covid-19

How to respond to an opioid overdose


How to move a person into the recovery position



How to carry out chest compressions


Please note that the current guidelines during covid19 do not include rescue breaths at this time.



Further Naloxone Resources


Download a Step by Step guide How to administer Naloxone here


Video Resources

Get video resources on our site here

Further Information

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