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Table 2 Ease of access and knowledge of naloxone sources in a sample of suburban people who use opioids

From: Practical implications of naloxone knowledge among suburban people who use opioids

  N (%)
Perceived ease of naloxone access (n = 163)
 Very difficult 26 (16.0)
 Somewhat difficult 30 (18.4)
 Somewhat easy 59 (36.2)
 Very easy 48 (29.4)
Number of naloxone sources identified (n = 171)
 0 20 (11.7)
 1 54 (31.6)
 2 or more 97 (56.7)
Knowledge of naloxone availability from different sources (n = 171)
 Harm reduction sources
  Health department 94 (58.0)
Syringe/needle exchange 39 (24.1)
 Healthcare sources
  Drug treatment/methadone clinic 71 (43.8)
  Hospital/emergency room 53 (32.7)
  Pharmacy 43 (26.5)
  Doctor’s office 33 (20.4)
 Other public service sources
  Fire station 39 (24.1)
  Homeless shelter 33 (20.4)
  Police station 16 (9.9)
  Other 8 (4.9)