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September 21, 2020

Counterfeit Controlled Prescription Drug Availability in Pennsylvania and Delaware

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Philadelphia Field Division (PFD) is advising law enforcement and public health counterparts of the increased availability of counterfeit controlled prescription drugs (CPDs) – commonly sold as legitimate CPDs with most containing fentanyl/ fentanyl-related compounds (FRC) – in Pennsylvania and Delaware.

September 14, 2020

Fentanyl Used in Vape Pens

While the presence of fentanyl powder (lethal in doses as small as two milligrams) poses a public safety threat, the ingestion of fentanyl via vaping poses a threat of unknown consequences to the user and those nearby.

June 5, 2020

Vaping and Marijuana Concentrates

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about vaping and marijuana concentrates - what are they, what their origin is, what are the common street names for vaping and marijuana concentrates, what do vapes and various concentrates look like, how they are used/abused, what their effect of their use on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and their legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Synthetic Opioids - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the class of drugs known as synthetic opioids - what are they, what their origin is, what are common street names for these drugs, what do they look like, how they are abused, what their effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and their legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Stimulants - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the class of drugs known as stimulants - what are they, what is their origin and history, what are the common street names for these drugs, what do they look like, how they are abused, what their effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and their legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Steroids - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the class of drugs known as steroids - what they are, what is their origin, what are the common street names for these drugs, what do they look like, how they are abused, what their effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and their legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Salvia Divinorum - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the drug salvia divinorum - its history, what it is, common street names, what it looks like, how it is abused, what its effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and its legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Rohypnol - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the sedative Rohypnol - what it is and its history, common street names, what it looks like, how it is abused, what its effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and its legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Psilocybin - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about psilocybin (mushrooms)- what are they, what their origin is, what are common street names, what do they look like, how they are abused, what their effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and their legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Peyote and Mescaline - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the drugs known as peyote and mescaline - what they are, what their origin is, what are common street names for these drugs, what they look like, how they are abused, what their effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and their legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Oxycodone - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about Oxycodone - what it is, its history, common street names for this drug, what it looks like, how it is abused, and what its effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and its legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Opium - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the opium - what it is and its history, what are its common street names, what it looks like, how it is abused, what its effect on the minds and bodies of users are including signs of overdose, and it legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Narcotics - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the class of drugs known as narcotics - what they are, what their origin is, what are the common street names for these drugs, what do they look like, how they are abused, what their effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and their legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Morphine - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about morphine - what it is and its history, what are its common street names, what it looks like, how it is abused, what its effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and their legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Methamphetamine - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the class of drugs known as methamphetamines - what are they, what their origin is, what are the common street names for these drugs, what do they look like, how they are abused, what their effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and its legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Methadone - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about methadone - what it is, its history, common street names, what it looks like, how it is abused, what is its effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and it legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Marijuana - Cannabis Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about marijuana - what it is, its history, what are common street names, what it looks like, how it is abused, what its effect is on the minds and bodies of users are including signs of overdose, and its legal status. 

June 5, 2020

LSD - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about LSD- what it is, what its history is, what are common street names, what it looks like, how it is abused, what its effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and its legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Kratom - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about kratom- what it is and its origins, what are the common street names for it, what it looks like, how it is abused, what its effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and its legal status. 

June 5, 2020

Khat - Drug Fact Sheet

DEA's revised and updated drug fact sheet about the drug known as khat - what it is and its origins, what are common street names for it, what it looks like, how it is abused, what its effect is on the minds and bodies of users including signs of overdose, and its legal status. 

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