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122,039. Every 11 minutes someone in the US dies of an opioid overdose. (Addiction & Opioid & Heroin & Drugs & Fentanyl) Death on the I-95: The Rise of Fentanyl, BBC 2018, statistic: Center for Disease Control
122,040. More than 70,000 Americans died from drug overdoses in 2017. The worst year on record. (Addiction & Opioid & Heroin & Drugs & Fentanyl) ibid.
122,041. Drug overdoses are now the leading cause of death for Americans under 50. (Addiction & Opioid & Heroin & Drugs & Fentanyl) ibid.
122,042. ‘It’s not heroin that’s killing our people, it’s Fentanyl.’ (Addiction & Opioid & Heroin & Drugs & Fentanyl) ibid. frontline worker
122,043. For decades Interstate 95 has been notorious for its role in the illegal drug trade in America. Stretching from Florida to Maine. (Addiction & Opioid & Heroin & Drugs & Fentanyl) ibid.
122,044. ‘It steals their dreams. It steals their lives.’ (Addiction & Opioid & Heroin & Drugs & Fentanyl) ibid. mother of addict
103,104. It’s never going to stop. When one dealer gets caught there’s five more waiting to take his spot. (Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) Dopesick: Fentanyl’s Deadly Grip aka Fentanyl: The Drug Deadlier than Heroin, opening scene, VIce 2016
103,105. It’s the devil’s pill. (Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid. addict
103,106. It doesn’t last long so you’re sick again … Fentanyl, you can withdraw like three times a day. (Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid.
103,107. The deaths for Fentanyl is outrageous. (Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid. dude
103,108. In 2015 close to 300 people died from Fentanyl in Alberta. Many of these deaths were caused by bootleg, non-pharmaceutical pills. (Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid. caption
103,109. Because it’s such a powerful and toxic opiate, the withdrawal syndrome is also quite pronounced. (Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid. doctor
103,110. Twelve friends in two years. (Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid. addict
107,236. The alarm is growing more urgent and spreading further across Canada: Fentanyl – highly addictive and sometimes deadly is now a top priority across the country … an epidemic and an overwhelming crisis. (Opium & Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) Opioid Fentanyl Street Crisis, W5 CTV 2017
107,237. Drug overdoses killed nearly a thousand in this province last year. (Opium & Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid.
107,238. Synthetic opioids are being cut into street drugs all across Canada. (Opium & Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid.
107,239. Fentanyl has found its way into knockoff prescription painkillers, into party drugs and cocaine. People are overdosing across the country. (Opium & Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid.
107,240. The pop-up tent supervises hundreds of injections a day. (Opium & Drugs & Fentanyl) ibid.
110,881. ‘Fentanyl is taking the opioid epidemic to a new level of emergency.’ (Drugs & Fentanyl) Drugs Map of Britain IX: Fentanyl: Deadlier than Heroin, BBC 2017, US
110,882. The substance has now been linked to a recent spike in overdoses on UK soil. (Drugs & Fentanyl) ibid.
110,883. ‘Lost a lot of my good mates to it.’ (Drugs & Fentanyl) ibid. user
107,241. ‘He wasn’t my son. I don’t know who he was. He was the devil really. (Opium & Drugs & Addiction & Fentanyl) American Epidemic: The Nation’s Struggle with Opioid Addiction, Wall Street Journal 2016, Joe’s dad
107,242. The drug fentanyl presents a new level of danger in the opioid epidemic. It’s up to 50 times as powerful as heroin, cheaper to make and rapidly spreading across the United States. New Hampshire had at least 238 deaths linked to fentanyl in 2015, up from 146 deaths in 2014. (Opium & Drugs & Addiction & New Hampshire & Fentanyl) ibid.
121,266. More Americans are dying of overdoses than ever before. And this is the epicentre of that crisis. Welcome to Montgomery County, Ohio, where thanks to a drug so powerful it could kill you if you touch it, police work isn’t what it used to be. (Drugs & Ohio & Opiate & Addiction & Fentanyl) One Nation, Overdosed, MSNBC 2017
121,267. What’s ravaging this community is made in a laboratory: Fentanyl. (Drugs & Ohio & Opiate & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid.
121,268. A couple of years ago traffickers began mixing Fentanyl in with the heroine. (Drugs & Ohio & Opiate & Addiction & Fentanyl) ibid.
122,841. In America drug overdoses are soaring to new heights. And just when people thought things couldn’t get any worse, an even deadlier drug hit the streets. They call it drug dead, china white or serial killer. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid similar to heroin but far more powerful. The Naked Truth: Death by Fentanyl, Fusion 2016
122,842. ‘Fentanyl is always white.’ iibid. rozzer
122,843. Fentanyl is the most powerful painkiller on the market. ibid.
122,844. ‘50 to 100 time more potent, more powerful, than heroin … Fentanyl is killing people …’ ibid. Maura Healey, state Attorney General
122,845. How did so many people become addicted to these drugs? ibid.
123,084. Insite is North America’s first legal supervised injection site. (Opioid & Drug & Addiction & Pain & Fentanyl) Painkiller: Inside the Opioid Crisis, Telus Health 2018
123,085. ‘People are dying of drug overdoses in unprecedented numbers … We have contamination of the illegal drug supply with a drug called Fentanyl.’ (Opioid & Drug & Addiction & Pain & Fentanyl) ibid. Dr Daly, Vancouver
123,086. ‘The war on drugs has been a war on people.’ (Opioid & Drug & Addiction & Pain & Fentanyl) ibid. Dr Morhaim
123,087. 1 in 5 people prescribed an opioid will become a long-term user within 10 days. (Opioid & Drug & Addiction & Pain & Fentanyl) ibid. caption
123,088. ‘In one day alone at peak time I responded to 22 separate overdoses in one shift.’ (Opioid & Drug & Addiction & Pain & Fentanyl) ibid. paramedic
123,089. ‘The number of people who are dying in British Colombia alone are a hundred die a month, and in the worst months more like a hundred and fifty. It’s a terrible crisis for young people in the prime of their lives.’ (Opioid & Drug & Addiction & Pain & Fentanyl) ibid. Dr Wood, director BC Centre on Substance Use
128,032. I don’t like it. It’s dirty. It’s not for people like us. (Gangstas: Canada & Montreal & Fentanyl) Bad Blood s2e2: A Grapefruit Worth 20 Million, gangsta of Fentanyl
128,497. Bloods in other cities have started cutting their low-grade product with a deadly opioid – Fentanyl. (Drugs & Heroin & Atlanta & Fentanyl) Dope s1e4: Feeling Rather Groovy Like a $2 Movie, Netflix 2017
128,498. Fentanyl deaths are up 540% in the last three years. (Drugs & Heroin & Atlanta & Fentanyl) ibid.
128,515. Baltimore: the heroin capital of America. In 2015 Freddie Gray died in police custody sparking riots across the city. Looters raided dozens of pharmacies hunting for synthetic opioids. Two years on, an overdose epidemic is raging. (Drugs & Heroin & Opioid & Fentanyl & Baltimore) Dope s2e2: Once You See It, You Can Never Unsee It
128,516. Fentanyl is the new killer ingredient that’s responsible for America’s current overdose epidemic … The addition of Fentanyl effectively hides the other cheap chemicals he uses to bulk out the raw heroin. (Drugs & Heroin & Opioid & Fentanyl & Baltimore) ibid.
128,517. 80% of heroin users become addicted through the use of opiates. (Drugs & Heroin & Opioid & Fentanyl & Baltimore) ibid.
128,518. In 2016 over 600 people died of drug overdoses in Baltimore, double the murder rate. (Drugs & Heroin & Opioid & Fentanyl & Baltimore) ibid.
128,519. Carfentanyl is an elephant tranquilizer. (Drugs & Heroin & Opioid & Fentanyl & Baltimore) ibid.
128,575. The Sinaloa cartel is reinventing heroin. They’re mixing it with a synthetic drug fifty times more potent: Fentanyl. Now they’re pushing pure Fentanyl. The high is intense but short-lived. And it’s deadly. (Drugs & Fentanyl) Dope s3e1: The Devil’s Oldest Trick, Netflix 2019
128,576. Narcam has proved effective on heroin ODs. But combating fentanyl is tougher. (Drugs & Fentanyl) ibid.
138,763. Starting in 2013, a powerful synthetic opioid surged in popularity: Fentanyl. It’s a 100 times more powerful than morphine. Rather than reckoning with its dangers, companies sold it as aggressively as drug cartels. But instead of gun-toting dealers on street corners, men and women in suits and lab coats pushed opioids and cash bonuses and power-point presentations at pain management jamborees. Flush with campaign cash from Big Pharma, Congress would look the other way. (Pharmaceutics & Opioids & Oxycontin & Pain & Conspiracy & Crime & Crisis & Corporation & Congress & Fentanyl) Alex Gibney, The Crime of the Century I, Sky Documentaries 2021