DATE: Saturday, October 28, 2023
SUBSTANCE NAME(S): Fentanyl
VISUAL DESCRIPTION: Red-coloured dry paste/granules
DETAILS: Red substance sold as fentanyl contains no fentanyl.
FTIR testing at the Mobile Overdose Prevention Site (MOPS) showed 18% benzodiazepine and various fillers.
Benzodiazepines are sedatives that do not respond to naloxone/Narcan.
If you are using substances, please:
- Use with a friend and stagger your use
- Start low and go slow
- Have and know how to use naloxone
If you are using alone, consider calling a friend or the NORS line at 1-888-688-NORS so they can spot you.