I am going to assume most of you may already know this but if you buy or are given opioids from people you don’t know well enough to trust or even people you trust who may not know better....
They look exactly like OxyContin or Vicodin, Percocet, Xanex but they may be homemade and cut with Fentanyl.
They get the Fentanyl from China.
People can buy a pill maker from amazon or eBay and also the stamps that imprint on the pills and you can’t tell them apart from the real pharmaceutical medications.
****** is derived from morphine. But Fentanyl is morphine-like except 50-100 times more powerful.
Because the drug pushers are cutting them with synthetic made Fentanyl they are not monitoring the amount of Fentanyl they are using.
One kid was given a xanex because he was having problems sleeping. He took a quarter of the pill. He died in his sleep.
We are having an epic crisis. 64,000 in 2016. Think about that for a minute. 66% of those deaths were due to Fentanyl.
A tiny amount of Fentanyl...less than a speck of loose powder can ****.
In one small college town there were over 20 overdoses in one night. One was a woman that took one Vicodin to sleep and she OD’d on Fentanyl that she didn’t even know she was taking. Just one pill can **** you.
The government is even looking at Fentanyl as a drug to use as a lethal injection for death row inmates.
I was given Fentanyl once about 6 months ago for a kidney stone. I melted into the bed and knew my breathing was shallow. The next few hours I couldn’t even keep my oxygen level up. They gave me oxygen and my heart rate slowed significantly. I had to be told to take a deep breath over and over again. When I was finally able to feel like I could express myself, I told them never, ever again.
Please tell your kids not to accept pills from anyone. I know we already have those talks with them. But really say it more than once.
At $9 a pop per fake Vicodin even preteens are using them.
If you have read this so far then I just want to say one other thing.
Prince died of Fentanyl toxicity. But the only pills they found in his home was Vicodin. He became addicted after a hip replacement. A man that would not allow drugs around him. When tested they were fake and all the ones tested were lethal doses. 1 pill.