HAN Alert: Influx of Fentanyl- laced Counterfeit Pills and Toxic Fentanyl related Compounds

The CDC has issued a health update regarding the influx of Fentanyl-laced counterfeit pills and toxic Fentanyl-related compounds. These drugs further increase the risk of Fentanyl-related overdose and fatalities. The profile of those at risk for Fentanyl overdose is widening to increasingly include persons misusing diverted prescribed oral pain and sedative medications . To read the update, including response recommendations,  click here.