Fentanyl. This potent opiate has added a whole new level of danger to the opioid crisis, causing a staggering number of overdoses and deaths. Part of its overall threat is the lack of public knowledge and awareness.
So, how much do you know about fentanyl? You’re about to find out…
True or False: Fentanyl is 50 times stronger than heroin.
True or False: Fentanyl can’t be absorbed through your skin, so it doesn’t matter if you wear gloves when you come into contact with the powdery substance.
True or False: Most heroin dealers will let you know if they’ve cut their product with fentanyl.
True or False: Prescribed fentanyl patches are always safe.
True or False: As long as I have some Narcan nearby, I’ll be safe using fentanyl.
Additional Reading: The F-Word – 3 Fast Fentanyl Facts to Remember
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