What Is Fentanyl?
On Monday, February 7, MPUSD and Montage Health held a virtual town hall on drug prevention and the dangers of fentanyl. That town hall can be viewed below.
Montage Health has also created a informational page on the risks of taking counterfeit prescription pills. Click here to view that story.
Drug Prevention Town Hall | Fentanyl
- 42% of pills tested for fentanyl contained at least 2 mg of fentanyl (considered a lethal dose)
- Between January 2020 and January 2021, overdose deaths involving opioids rose 38.1%
*Source: U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration