Where to access naloxone
Find out where you can obtain naloxone in Australia and whether you will need a prescription.
Naloxone will be available under the pilot program from a variety of locations including:
- community and hospital-based pharmacies
- alcohol and other drug treatment centres
- need and syringe programs
- custodial release programs
- GP clinics
Without a prescription
Under the take home naloxone pilot naloxone will be available free of charge and without a prescription in New South Wales, South Australia and Western Australia.
Find out where to get naloxone from approved pilot providers in:
With a prescription or over the counter
Naloxone is available in all states and territories with a prescription, or over the counter from a pharmacy for a fee.
Contact your state or territory health department to find out where to get naloxone:
Ask your doctor or pharmacist about naloxone.