Oakland Police Officers Use Narcan to Revive Suspected Overdose Victim

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Oakland police officers used the medication Naloxone to help save an unconscious man brought Saturday morning to an East Oakland police substation, police said Saturday afternoon.

A car pulled in about 9 a.m. Saturday to the Eastmont substation at 2651 73rd Ave., the driver telling officers his passenger was unconscious.

Officers began cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and, having determined the man may have had a drug overdose, administered Naloxone - known also as Narcan.

Police said that the man was revived and taken to a local hospital, where he was listed Saturday afternoon in stable condition.

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