Safety

Drug user safety rules

  • Don’t use drugs alone.
  • Agree with your friends that you will all not use the same drug(s) at the same time.
  • Have a safe observer so there is someone to help if necessary.
  • Chose a safer consumption route.
  • Don't mix drugs with alcohol or different drugs.
  • Get the drugs from a reliable source.
  • Know about ‘bad’ drugs within your community.
  • Get a Naloxone overdose antidote kit and training for using it.
  • Make sure friends and family know how to administer Naloxone.
  • Learn to recognize the signs of an overdose and teach others.