Latest CDC CARFENTANIL Guidance

A drug traditionally used in to tranquilize large animals is now on the streets of Massachusetts. Carfentanil is especially dangerous for first responders who may become accidentally exposed through inhalation or skin contact. For some articles related to Carfentanil in Massachusetts, please see the following links:

NPR

A Deadly First: Carfentanil, An Opioid 100 Times More Potent Than Fentanyl, Traced in Massachusetts

The Boston Globe

Three Samples of Carfentanil Found in Mass. for First Time