VICE News has learned that there have been over 500 reports of losses or thefts of the high-power opiate in the last six years.
We spoke to everyone from a dark web expert to addiction doctors to find out how we can start fixing the worst drug safety crisis in Canadian history.
A new video shows a father telling his 8-year-old son that his mother died from an overdose. The response has been concerning.
Gaza er blevet hærget af den hastige udbredelse af det syntetiske opiat Tramadol i årevis. Vi sendte en fotograf til striben for at dokumentere salg, politibeslaglæggelser, og den eskapistiske lidelse, der sender folk ud i opiatmisbrug.
For years now, Gaza has been rocked by the proliferation of a synthetic opiate called Tramadol. We sent a photographer to document sales, police confiscations, and the human suffering that pushes people into opiate use.
Bootleg fentanyl from China has flooded the illicit opioid market in both the US and Canada.
Congress voted overwhelmingly to pass a bill designed to combat the US opioid abuse problem, but the White House and some Democrats say it lacks proper funding.
Australia is one of the few countries where codeine painkillers are available over the counter. We asked three addicts whether changing this would alter their habits.
Poverty and opiate addiction have devastated small towns in West Virginia. What can be done to help people take back their lives?
TMZ reports that the pop star's emergency jet landing last week might have been due to a Percocet overdose.