Narcan becoming common tool for paramedics

As opioid abuse becomes a more common problem in Umatilla County, emergency responders have become adept at treating overdoses.

Umatilla County Fire District 1 paramedics have been using Narcan, a full opioid receptor antagonist, for several years to treat overdoses. But they’re finding it’s becoming more prevalent in their day-to-day work.

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