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DEA Warns Public About Large Amount of Fentanyl Laced Pills Around the US

DEA Warns Public About Large Amount of Fentanyl Laced Pills Around the US

The DEA recently made their first public safety alert announcement in over six years about a massive amount of illegal pills containing Fentanyl and methamphetamine that is surging through the drug neighborhoods in the United States. The product is intended to be a prescription pain killer such as Oxycontin, Percocet, and Dilaudid. The shipments of …

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6 Overdosed in Hampton's Linked to Fentanyl Laced Cocaine

6 Overdoses in Hampton’s Linked to Fentanyl Laced Cocaine

Fentanyl is a powerful synthetic opiate medication prescribed for severe pain. Also known as (Actiq, Duragesic, and Sublimaze), fentanyl is used to treat chronic severe pain when other opioids are no longer effective. It is also often prescribed for cancer pain. Fentanyl used to be mainly used to assist with anesthesia, but it has made …

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