NALOXONE NARCAN - TFHD
TAHOE FOREST HOSPITAL DISTRICT
Tahoe Forest Hospital
Tahoe Forest Hospital Emergency Department (Truckee)
Naloxone / Narcan Available at No-Cost
Narcan is a brand, naloxone is the drug.
Naloxone is a drug used to reverse an opioid overdose
, including overdoses due to fentanyl. It is available without a prescription. After a quick training, anyone can administer naloxone to another person who has overdosed on opioids. Naloxone is available for free in Nevada County. Nevada County Public Health and Behavioral Health departments offer free naloxone and fentanyl test strips to the community. Naloxone in Nevada County
Nevada County Public Health offers free, anonymous distribution of naloxone and fentanyl test strips. Due to COVID-19, we are currently offering it by appointment only. Everyone is welcome. Please call or text (530) 388-6364 if you'd like more information or to make an appointment. You don't need to leave your name, but please do leave your phone number so we can get back in touch.
If you know a group of people who would benefit from having naloxone but are unlikely to…