New drug on Montreal’s streets even more potent than fentanyl: public health – CTV News
November 7, 2020
A new drug that is even more powerful than fentanyl is circulating on Montreal’s streets, according to public health officials.
Isotonitazene, a chemically manufactured opioid, has killed at least one person in Montreal. Jean-Francois Mary of harm reduction organization Cactus Montreal said similar drugs are often made in illegal labs, where cross-contamination and dosage size are risky variables.