Death pill, Fentanyl, disguised as other drugs linked to spi
The tablets look just like pharmaceutical grade pills, or Pez candy. They are marked as the anti-anxiety medication Xanax, prescription painkillers or packaged in colorful candy wrappers. The buyer may know they’re getting a drug, but what they don’t know is that the drug they’re getting is fentanyl, between 50 and 100 times as powerful as morphine, and associated with a rise in overdose deaths in the US. In communities across the US, authorities are raising red flags about overdoses on fentanyl by people who thought they took something else.

Read more: