NarCAN® (Naloxone)

The Lifesaving Opioid Overdose Reversal Medication

Where Can I Get NARCAN® (Naloxone?)

NARCAN® (naloxone) is available without a prescription at many pharmacies in California. Please call ahead for availability and pricing.

NARCAN® Vending Machines (FREE)

  1. Marin HHS Social Services Courtyard
    120 North Redwood, San Rafael
    24 / 7 outdoor access
  2. Marin County Jail Lobby
    13 Peter Behr Drive, San Rafael
    8:00am – 11:00pm
  3. Ritter Center
    16 Ritter Street, San Rafael
    8:30am – 4:30pm
  4. Marin Health and Wellness Campus
    3240 Kerner Blvd, San Rafael
    8:30am – 5:00pm
  5. West Marin Health and Human Services Multi-Service Center
    1 Sixth Street, Point Reyes Station
    M – F 9:00am – 12:00pm & 1:00pm – 4:30pm

For organizations seeking Naloxone in bulk, apply here (PDF).

All Marin County Schools (TK-12) have been allocated (or have available for pick up) Narcan® for on-campus use. For more information on training in schools, please contact mboyd [at]

The Spahr Center (FREE)

The Spahr Center provides Narcan® at their office (150 Nellen Ave #100, Corte Madera CA) and via mobile outreach. Go to their website to find mobile distribution locations or call 415-573-5407 to make an appointment to pick up free Narcan®.

OD Free Marin (FREE)

The County staff at OD Free Marin distribute small amounts of Narcan® at their office (20 North San Pedro Rd, San Rafael CA 94903)
Email to make an appointment to pick up free Narcan®.

What is NARCAN®?

Naloxone (brand name NARCAN®) is a life-saving FDA-approved medication that is used to reverse the effects of overdoses from opioids such as heroin, fentanyl, oxycodone, and morphine.

Naloxone can be administered by bystanders in two ways: through injections (like a shot) or via nasal spray. NARCAN® is the spray version, which comes 2/kit.

To learn more about how naloxone saves lives, go to the CDC’s naloxone page or read the National Harm Reduction Coalition’s opioid overdose guide.

NARCAN® Training (3 Steps)

  1. Watch the Video
  2. Review our Frequently Asked Questions HERE Email questions to
  3. Take the NARCAN® Proficiency Quiz HERE (If you score a 90% or better, you pass! If not retake it until you master the material).

Entrenamiento de NARCAN® (3 Pasos)

  1. Ver el vídeo
  2. Revise nuestras Preguntas Frecuentes  AQUÍ  Envíe sus preguntas por correo electrónico a
  3. Tome el cuestionario de competencia de NARCAN®  AQUÍ  (si obtiene un 90% o más, ¡lo aprueba! Si no, vuelva a tomarlo hasta que domine el material).


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