Fentanyl

Fentanyl is a powerful prescription painkiller about 100 X more toxic than morphine. It is now being imported and sold illegally with tragic consequences.

Facts on Fentanyl

Overdoses

If you suspect an overdose call 911 immediately.

Some signs and symptoms include:

Naloxone

Surrey RCMP officers have access to Naloxone, a drug that can temporarily reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. Naloxone wears off within 30 to 90 minutes, so it is important to seek further medical attention.

Additional Resources

Fraser Health - Overdose Crisis
Know Your Source
Province of British Columbia – Overdose Awareness
 

 

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