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DEA Report: Counterfeit Pills Fueling U.S. Fentanyl and Opioid Crisis

Hundreds of thousands of counterfeit prescription pills, many containing deadly amounts of fentanyl and fentanyl-related compounds, have made their way into the U.S. drug market, according to a DEA intelligence report released today. Law enforcement nationwide report higher fentanyl availability, seizures, and known overdose deaths than at any other time since the drug’s creation in 1959.

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FOR INQUIRIES, CONTACT:
  • MEDIA:
    Group Supervisor James Gothe
    (720-895-4337)

  • RECRUITER:
    Special Agent David Sanders
    (720-895-4134)

  • DIVERSION/MEDICAL
    PRACTITIONERS

    (800) 326-6900

  • DRUG PREVENTION COORDINATOR:
    Special Agent Albert Villasuso
    (720) 895-4334

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