ACSD Gets Narcan And Portable Defribilators

Adams County Sheriff’s Deputies are now carrying the opioid overdose antidote drug Narcan. The drug is the first and only FDA-approved nasal form of the generic drug noloxone that can counteract the life theatening effects of opioid overdose. Grant County sheriff’s deputies who recently started carrying Narcan have used it twice so far. The Adams County sheriff’s deputies also received portable heard defribilators for use if they encounter a cardiac arrest situation.