opioid crisis

16 07, 2018

Fentanyl Involved in More Fatal Overdoses than Any Other Opioids

2018-11-26T16:15:28+00:00July 16th, 2018|0 Comments

Fentanyl Involved in More Fatal Overdoses than Any Other Opioids Synthetic opioids are taking the lead when it comes to fatal overdoses. From 2010 to 2016, fatal overdoses involving synthetic opioids jumped from 14% to a whopping 46%. Fentanyl, in particular, is a big contender. Of the 42,249 fatal overdoses in 2016, 19,413 of them involved [...]