Fentanyl and Carfentanil

Link

https://www.pbm.va.gov/AcademicDetailingService/Documents/Pain_Patient_FentanylCarfentanil_IB101137.pdf

Sponsoring Organization

VA Pharmacy Benefits Management (PBM) Services

Description

Describes the uses and dangers of fentanyl and carfentanil, which are both extremely potent synthetic opioids. Includes methods for reducing opioid use and overdoses, including medication-assisted treatment (MAT) and naloxone distribution.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Topics

Health Education for Community and Patients • Opioids