Fentanyl

Dangerous sedative linked to 64% of overdose deaths

En 2019, xylazine contribuyó a la muerte en el 64% de los casos de sobredosis.

In 2019, xylazine contributed to death in 64% of overdose cases. Photo: Spencer Platt / Getty Images Xylazine, a sedative for animals, appears with increasing and dangerous frequency linked to drug overdose deaths in the United Statesthe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) warned in a recent study.According to a new CDC report, xylazine …

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The other US health emergency: nearly 71,000 opioid overdose deaths in 2019

The other US health emergency: nearly 71,000 opioid overdose deaths in 2019

Fentanyl – one of the most popular opioids – although similar to heroin, is much cheaper and more potent than that drug. When the United States faces the upswing in cases of coronavirus in various states, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) They alerted to another health emergency: that of an opioid overdose. Information …

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