What is fentanyl?
Fentanyl is a synthetic opiate narcotic, primarily used for pain management. It is a pharmaceutical that is legal with a prescription, and can be used via patches, lozenges or even a nasal spray. 422 more words
WATCH ABOVE: Reg Hampton says he’s been encouraged by the parents who are sharing Anthony’s story to warn their own children about the deadly risks of fentanyl. 883 more words
WATCH: The tragic case of a young north shore couple shows the seriousness of police warnings about the dangers of even “recreational” drug use. Rumina Daya reports. 372 more words
Coquitlam RCMP have issued a warning about the appearance of fentanyl in the local street drug trade.
Cpl. Jamie Chung said in a release that the “presence of fentanyl on the local scene is cause for particular concern.” 172 more words
WATCH ABOVE: North Vancouver police are warning about deadly contaminated drugs on the street. John Daly tells us why police and doctors believe these aren’t typical drug overdoses. 158 more words
VANCOUVER – Three teens were rushed to hospital in Abbotsford on Sunday due to an overdose of the drug GHB.
GHB, Gamma Hydroxybutyrate, is also known as the ‘club drug’ or the ‘date rape drug’ and is often combined with alcohol. 129 more words