New Hope, New Life with OASAS - Drug Trends
Just 3 milligrams of the synthetic opioid fentanyl can be fatal, compared to 30 milligrams of heroin. Fentanyl has been found mixed in with heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine, and other drugs, often without the knowledge of the drug dealer or user. Individuals who have been exposed to fentanyl are at an increased risk of overdose and even death. Naloxone is a life-saving opioid overdose reversal medication that can save someone experiencing an opioid overdose.