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Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island

Community Health Alert posted: 07-Jul-2017 3:09 PM PDT

Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island. It is similar to fentanyl but can be 100 times more toxic. Reduce risk by:
• Never using alone
• Starting small
• Carrying naloxone
• Being close to help

For more information on overdose signs, prevention, resources, and to find an Overdose Prevention Service location near you visit: www.viha.ca/mho/overdose.htm

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RCMP Victim Services

Offers support, information and referrals to victims of crime/trauma and their families.more info

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303 Prideaux Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2N3
Phone: (250) 755-3146
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Topics: Men, Women

Victim Link

Provides 24/7 information and referral services to all victims of crime and immediate crisis support to victims of family and sexual violence.more info

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BC
Toll-free: 1-800-563-0808
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