In this Jan. 27, 2016, photo, 39.6 grams of black tar heroin, with a street value of about $12,000, is among many other heroin-related items in Post Falls Police Department’s evidence room in Post Falls, Idaho. The FDA may authorize larger doses of naloxone, which reverses opioid overdoses, due to higher potency heroin laced with powerful additives like fentanyl and carfentanil.
In this Jan. 27, 2016, photo, 39.6 grams of black tar heroin, with a street value of about $12,000, is among many other heroin-related items in Post Falls Police Department’s evidence room in Post Falls, Idaho. The FDA may authorize larger doses of naloxone, which reverses opioid overdoses, due to higher potency heroin laced with powerful additives like fentanyl and carfentanil. Shawn Gust AP
In this Jan. 27, 2016, photo, 39.6 grams of black tar heroin, with a street value of about $12,000, is among many other heroin-related items in Post Falls Police Department’s evidence room in Post Falls, Idaho. The FDA may authorize larger doses of naloxone, which reverses opioid overdoses, due to higher potency heroin laced with powerful additives like fentanyl and carfentanil. Shawn Gust AP

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