The Daily Courier Logo
Trusted local news leader for Prescott area communities since 1882
8:52 PM Mon, Aug. 20th

Police officers carry drug that fights heroin OD

Narcan (or Naloxone hydrochloride), which can stop a heroin overdose, has been carried by area emergency medical personnel for many years, but not by local police. Area police agencies will now train officers to carry Narcan. (Photo provided by Adapt Pharma, which offers a free carton of Narcan nasal spray to all high schools in the United States.)

Narcan (or Naloxone hydrochloride), which can stop a heroin overdose, has been carried by area emergency medical personnel for many years, but not by local police. Area police agencies will now train officers to carry Narcan. (Photo provided by Adapt Pharma, which offers a free carton of Narcan nasal spray to all high schools in the United States.)