Few people using drugs like heroin or cocaine test their substances. This means shady dealers can easily slip much less expensive fentanyl into the drugs often without the user’s knowledge.
Fentanyl is taking funeral homes by storm. Fentanyl, also known as Actiq, Duragesic or Sublimaze in its prescription form, is a potent painkiller developed in the 1960s to treat extreme pain. Some strains of Fentanyl can be 50 times more powerful than morphine. According to a U.S.