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Fentanyl warning from IH

General education and harm reduction training are ways to combat the deadly dangers of a Fentanyl overdose.

This from Medical Health Officer for Interior Health Dr Trevor Corneil with news of recent deaths in our region associated with the synthetic opioid that is massively stronger than heroin.

He says drug users can learn how to use an emergency Naloxon kit … and maybe help out a friend.

But Dr Corneil says just educating the public that the inexpensive Fentanyl is now established in BC – in syringe or tablet form – is enough to alert users to the very serious risks.

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