Fentanyl is a powerful synthetic opioid used as an anesthetic during surgeries and prescribed for pain relief afterwards. Fentanyl is 50 times stronger than heroin and has factored into an alarming number of opioid overdose deaths across the state and the nation. Like all opioids, fentanyl is extremely addictive, making abstaining from use particularly challenging. Holistic therapies have proven effective at reducing cravings and withdrawal symptoms as well as providing anxiety and stress relief. Read more on the dangers of this street drug.
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