Category Archives: Fentanyl

  • CDC Reports Fentanyl Is America’s Most Dangerous Drug
    Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

    CDC Reports Fentanyl Is America’s Most Dangerous Drug

    According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), fentanyl is currently the single most dangerous, deadly drug in the United States. CDC reports indicate that overdoses involving this synthetic opioid drug have jumped by approximately 113...
  • Heroin Users Rely on Fentanyl Test Strips to Avoid Overdose
    Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

    Heroin Users Rely on Fentanyl Test Strips to Avoid Overdose

    Fentanyl Test Strips May Help Prevent Opioid Overdose Among Heroin Users Much of the heroin being sold on the streets in the United States is laced with fentanyl, a highly addictive opioid substance. When combined with other drugs or used in...
  • More Fatal Overdoses Caused by Fentanyl Than Prescription Opioids
    Monday, May 7th, 2018

    More Fatal Overdoses Caused by Fentanyl Than Prescription Opioids

    The opioid epidemic is a nationwide problem that claims tens of thousands of American lives each year. While prescription painkillers have been on the radar for their addictive qualities and potentiality to cause a fatal overdose, new research hopes...
  • Fentanyl Addiction Proves to Be Far More Dangerous Than Heroin Addiction
    Thursday, March 15th, 2018

    Fentanyl Addiction Proves to Be Far More Dangerous Than Heroin Addiction

    Forensic police laboratories and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are warning of a new drug crisis that is exasperating the already-problematic opioid epidemic. It seems more and more people are using fentanyl, a synthetic version of heroin,...