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Maui police administer Narcan to revive teen in response to possible opioid overdose

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Maui police administered a single dose of Narcan to a teen, successfully reviving the individual during response to a possible opioid overdose incident on Saturday.

The incident was reported at a Kahului home at 5:15 p.m. on May 21.

Police arrived to find the 16-year-old female unresponsive and exhibiting signs and symptoms consistent with an opioid overdose, according to department reports.

Officers administered a dose of Narcan (Naloxone) nasal spray.  The teen was transported to the Maui Memorial Medical Center Emergency Room for further treatment.  

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This incident is the second instance in which Maui Police Officers have used Narcan this year.

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