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# fentanyl - Thursday 13 September, 2018

The rise of opiates: How Ireland's 'broken' health service is behind a surge in prescription painkillers
# Opioids
# Opioids

The rise of opiates: How Ireland's 'broken' health service is behind a surge in prescription painkillers

Sep 13th 2018, 6:15 AM 23,753 Views 30 Comments

The use of powerful painkillers has gradually risen in recent years.

# fentanyl - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Prince's family to sue doctor over 'failing to treat opioid addiction'
# Fentanyl
# Fentanyl

Prince's family to sue doctor over 'failing to treat opioid addiction'

Aug 25th 2018, 6:15 PM 11,677 Views 11 Comments

Prince Rogers Nelson died of an accidental overdose of fentanyl on 15 April 2016.

# fentanyl - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Man executed in Nebraska prison using untested lethal injection
# Fentanyl
# Fentanyl

Man executed in Nebraska prison using untested lethal injection

Aug 15th 2018, 7:57 AM 34,752 Views 64 Comments

Carey Dean Moore received a lethal concoction containing diazepam, fentanyl and potassium chloride.

# fentanyl - Thursday 19 April, 2018

Prosecutor won't file criminal charges in connection with Prince's death
# Investigation
# Investigation

Prosecutor won't file criminal charges in connection with Prince's death

Apr 19th 2018, 7:08 PM 8,234 Views 8 Comments

A doctor will pay a fine.

# fentanyl - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

Drug 100 times more potent than morphine being mixed with heroin and cocaine
# Garda Warning
# Garda Warning

Drug 100 times more potent than morphine being mixed with heroin and cocaine

May 31st 2017, 6:05 AM 18,162 Views 30 Comments

Tony Duffin of Ana Liffey Drug Project says the trend is causing “great uncertainty and people are frightened”.

# fentanyl - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Warning to drug users over opioid 10,000 times more potent than morphine
# Elephant Sedative
# Elephant Sedative

Warning to drug users over opioid 10,000 times more potent than morphine

May 10th 2017, 12:05 AM 16,785 Views 22 Comments

Carfentanyl, which has caused deaths across the US and in the UK, has been detected in Northern Ireland.

# fentanyl - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Warning issued over dangerous new drug in Cork following death of 16-year-old
# U-4
# U-4

Warning issued over dangerous new drug in Cork following death of 16-year-old

Jan 18th 2017, 7:33 AM 58,755 Views 75 Comments

U-4 is a dangerous synthetic opioid discovered recently for the first time in Ireland.

# fentanyl - Monday 22 August, 2016

Counterfeit pills found at Prince's estate contained drug 50 times more powerful than heroin
# Mislabelled
# Mislabelled

Counterfeit pills found at Prince's estate contained drug 50 times more powerful than heroin

Aug 22nd 2016, 11:55 AM 17,881 Views 18 Comments

Autopsy results released in June show Prince died of an accidental fentanyl overdose.

# fentanyl - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in US overdose battle
# Powerful Opioid
# Powerful Opioid

Elephant sedative emerges as new threat in US overdose battle

Jul 31st 2016, 12:00 PM 19,918 Views 22 Comments

The drug is 100 times as potent as the fentanyl already escalating the country’s heroin problems.

# fentanyl - Friday 29 July, 2016

Hospitals told to be on the lookout for patients who have taken lethal 'designer drug'
# Warning
# Warning

Hospitals told to be on the lookout for patients who have taken lethal 'designer drug'

Jul 29th 2016, 4:47 PM 14,781 Views 8 Comments

Five deaths in Ireland have been linked to fentanyl-related substances.

# fentanyl - Thursday 28 July, 2016

Warning about 'designer drug' after spate of overdoses in Cork and Dublin
# Fentanyl
# Fentanyl

Warning about 'designer drug' after spate of overdoses in Cork and Dublin

Jul 28th 2016, 6:48 PM 20,942 Views 35 Comments

The HSE believes a more potent drug is being sold as heroin.

# fentanyl - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Chaka Khan checks into rehab in the wake of Prince's death
# Funk
# Funk

Chaka Khan checks into rehab in the wake of Prince's death

Jul 12th 2016, 7:49 AM 17,694 Views 17 Comments

The 63-year-old singer is famous for her cover of Prince’s I Feel for You.