Fentanyl has been causing overdose deaths to spike since 2010. Learn about how drug dealers are lacing heroin with fentanyl…and get prepared to prevent overdose here.
A guide to fentanyl addiction and its treatment. Read more about how to break free from the pain of addiction and/or help a loved one recover. More here.
The stigma on sharing needles or using naloxone can cause unnecessary overdoses. More on what Harm Reduction is and why it’s so important here.
It can take your body several days to eliminate Fentanyl. How dangerous is Fentanyl and what does detox from Fentanyl feel like? More here.
Possibly. However, more common psychological side effects, include confusion and anxiety. A brief review of fentanyl use, administration, and effects here.
Yes, Fentanyl patches can be addictive and cause both physical and/or psychological dependence. More here.
Yes, Fentanyl can get you high. In fact, this opioid synthetic drug can absolutely be abused and produce an intense but short-term high, similar to heroin or other opiate painkillers, but much, much stronger. More here on how Fentanyl woks (and its dangers) with a section for your questions at the end.
Fentanyl is about 25-40 times more potent than heroin and 80 times as potent as morphine. More on the rise in fentanyl related death and its causes here.