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New vaccine to curb fentanyl overdose and addiction

New vaccine to curb fentanyl overdose and addiction

A new vaccine has been deduced to overcome the overdose of the vaccines for the people who are suffering from dangerous designer opioids. It is believed that drug dealers may provide and substitute fentanyl for heroin that can cause severe deadly dose. According to the study it was found that synthetic opioids are taking up the black market. and there use is rising alarmingly.

Fentanyl, a pain killer 50-500 times more powerful than morphine, is often mixed with or substituted for heroin by drug dealers.

 

New vaccine triggers immune response against synthetic opioids

Some of the scientists from the  Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) in La Jolla, CA, has been trying to fill the gap and have carried a test of vaccine to reach the diagnosis of fentanyl reaching brain. The new vaccine made it reaches to the molecules that behaves lie the fentanyl core structure and works on the immune system to neutralize the drug.  some of the facts about the overdose issues related to it are , nearly 47,055 Americans died due to overdose of this drug in 2014. , this rte rose up to 6.3 percent on 2013 that was quite higher than the previous year.  
 

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