Fentanyl deaths: Warning as drug kills ‘at least 60’

Fentanyl deaths: Warning as drug kills ‘at least 60’ – BBC

At least 60 people have died in the UK in the last eight months after taking the strong painkiller fentanyl. Tests on heroin seized by police since November found traces of the synthetic drug

BBC: Fentanyl deaths: Warning as drug kills ‘at least 60

At least 60 people have died in the UK in the last eight months after taking the strong painkiller fentanyl. Tests on heroin seized by police since November found traces of the synthetic drug, with more than 70 further deaths pending toxicology reports, the National Crime Agency said.

Fentanyl deaths: Warning as drug kills ‘at least 60

Fentanyl, which hit the headlines after it was linked to the death of US singer Prince, is considered to be 50 times more potent than heroin according to America’s Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA).

Fentanyl Deaths Warning: At Least 60 UK Drug Deaths in

The National Crime Agency repeats warning to be vigilant after synthetic opioid found in toxicology tests of 60 who died. The Guardian newspaper reports: At least 60 drugs deaths in the UK in the past eight months have been linked to fentanyl, an opioid that is being mixed with street heroin to make it …

Fentanyl deaths: Warning as drug kills ‘at least 60’ – One

Fentanyl deaths: Warning as drug kills ‘at least 60’ Tuesday, 1 August 2017 BBC Local News: Tees — Fentanyl, the drug that killed pop star Prince, has been found in batches of heroin.

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Fentanyl deaths: Warning as drug kills ‘at least 60’ – BBC News Fentanyl, the drug that killed pop star Prince, has been found in batches of heroin. English (US)

At least 60 UK drug deaths in past eight months linked to

At least 60 drugs deaths in the UK in the past eight months have been linked to fentanyl, an opioid that is being mixed with street heroin to make it more potent.

Drug deaths: Cocaine contributes to record number – BBC News

Warnings after drug kills ‘at least 60’ ONS statistics showed there were also rises in deaths involving the powerful painkiller fentanyl – from 34 in 2015 to 58 in 2016, paracetamol – from 197

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DEA Warning to Police and Public: Fentanyl Exposure Kills

DEA Warning to Police and Public: Fentanyl Exposure Kills . personnel who come in contact with fentanyl or fentanyl compounds to take the drugs directly to a lab. DEA has identified at least 15 other deadly, fentanyl-related compounds. Some fentanyl

Painkiller 50 times stronger than heroin ‘kills at least

At least 60 people have died in Britain since December after taking fentanyl, a dangerous opioid painkiller that dealers are mixing with street heroin to make it 50 times more potent. ‘Serial Killer’ drug strikes UK after causing deadly addiction epidemic in US The alarming statistic comes as

DEA Warning To Police And Public: Fentanyl Exposure Kills

The current outbreak, resulting in thousands of deaths, is wider geographically and involves a wide array of individuals including new and experienced abusers. In the last three years, DEA has seen a significant resurgence in fentanyl-related seizures. In addition, DEA has identified at least 15 other deadly, fentanyl-related compounds.

Demi Lovato painkiller warning as drug deaths linked to

“Fentanyl we have seen in the UK is at least 40, 50 or 60 times stronger than illicit heroin. “It’s whole new realm of risk. The numbers of deaths may appear relatively low but the increase