UN commission fentanyl on the black list
The commission on narcotic drugs of the UN office for drugs and crime (UNODC) last Thursday, the two main ingredients for the preparation of fentanyl on the black list.
National governments should the manufacture and sale of these raw materials, carefully check to ensure that they are in illegal drugslaboratoria end up.
Fentanyl is used for pain relief, it is a hundred times stronger than morphine. According to the UN, in the United States since 2013, more than 5,000 people died because of the illegal use of the drug.
The American pop star Prince, died by an overdose. Also in a number of European countries, including Germany and Great Britain, are fatalities reported.
The UNODC experts expect with their decision and the availability of fentanyl on the market significantly. “Fentanyl is a good drug but a bad drug. It works very well to relieve pain, but easily leads to abuse and quickly to addiction”, said the boss of the wetenschapssectie Justice Tettey.