Kentucky Substance
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The above videos, from the Multnomah County Health Department Oregon, ?shows the steps to recognizing, responding to, and reversing an opiate overdose using the medication Narcan.

These are the suggested training steps used by the Kentucky Harm Reduction Coalition to restore breathing to an overdose victim.

Call 911

Start Rescue breathing

Give Naloxone

Recovery position

Stay with person until help arrives