Carfentanil, Fentanyl Spike Heroin Overdoses

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Carfentanil and Fentanyl – Deadly When Mixed with Heroin

August 2016: 225+ heroin overdoses in 4 counties in 4 states in 1 week

Fentanyl – Synthetic opioid pain approved for treating severe pain. Commercial use: surgery and advanced cancer pain. Rated as 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine.

Carfentanil […]