If your state isn't listed to the right, please contact your state legislators and speak with them about sponsoring a Naloxone bill. Naloxone may also be combined with an opioid (in the same pill), to decrease the risk of opioid misuse. Call ahead to check availability. In states that adopt a naloxone access law, there is a 9-11% decrease in the number of opioid-related deaths, according to the National Bureau of Economic Research. As part of this emergency strategy, the opioid overdose antidote commonly sold as Narcan, has become more widely available. The company already sells naloxone without a prescription in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Naloxone, the drug that reverses overdoses from opioids such as heroin and many prescribed pain relief medications, is now available in more than 2,600 pharmacies throughout New York State. It is commonly used to counter decreased breathing in opioid overdose. Naloxone, sold under the brand name Narcan among others, is a medication used to block the effects of opioids. Chooper's Guide is committed to the philosopy, principles and practices of Harm Reduction and believes Naloxone (Narcan) to be a critical resource for opioid overdose prevention that should be immediately available without restriction. Map of Washington State Providers. In fact, in many states, the regulation on Narcan was loosened but its availability to those populations most in need of it was still limited. Up until September of 2015 the only states that sold Narcan over the counter were Rhode Island and Massachusetts, two states hit … CVS announced it will add 12 states to its program to sell the opioid overdose antidote naloxone without a prescription, bringing the total to 14. When given intravenously, effects begin within two minutes, and when injected into a muscle within five minutes. 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