How to Respond to a Drug Overdose

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Drug related deaths (DRDs) in Scotland remain at alarmingly high levels.  Although polypharmacy is implicated in the majority of deaths, depressant drugs such as ‘street benzos’ play a prominent part.  

The attached new leaflet incorporates advice for people using drugs on reducing risk and responding to overdose.  It also lists contact details for agencies providing support.

Hard copies are available from the Crew Drop-In (32 Cockburn Street). Contact vicki@crew2000.org.uk for more info.