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Why Fentanyl is Deadlier than Heroin, in a Single Photo

The opioid crisis continues to grow and new drugs are hitting the streets everyday, the worst of which is Fentanyl. Fentanyl, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is up to 100 times more potent than Morphine! 

“It’s deadly because it’s so much stronger than heroin, as shown by the photograph below, which was taken at the New Hampshire State Police Forensic Laboratory. On the left is a lethal dose of heroin, equivalent to about 30 milligrams; on the right is a 3-milligram dose of fentanyl, enough to kill an average-sized adult male.” Read more here.

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