W-18 is a new street drug that has been making news headlines across the web. Apparently it’s so strong that pharmaceutical companies did not dare produce this compound. The formula was archived and forgotten about for decades.
W-18 was the most powerful synthetic opioids among about 30 other drug formulas. It was developed at the University of Alberta and patented in the US and Canada in 1984.
W-18 first showed up in Canada last fall when Calgary police seized some pills containing the substance. Then 2.5 pounds of the drug showed up in the U.S. at man’s residence in Florida.
Reports are showing that W-18 is 100 times more powerful than fentanyl and 10,000 times more powerful than morphine.
Fentanyl is an opioid that is prescribed by doctors to treat severe pain and is mainly used in hospitals. This sedative is highly addictive. It can be used in pill form, lollipops, shots, nasal spray or intravenously and other various forms. Sometimes it gets mixed with heroin to make it more potent, but can kill the user. It can show up in counterfeit pills which has already killed hundreds of people because they did not know what they were dealing with.
Morphine is also highly addictive and classified as an opioid. It is used by doctors to treat moderate to severe pain. Many users have overdosed or died from abusing morphine.
W-18 is so strong that it has to measured in millionths of a gram. You can see how overdoses and deaths can easily occur from dealers or users not measuring dosages properly.
Dealers and users need to be cautious of what they’re buying and selling or using. Staying clean is a person’s safest bet or finding true recovery from drug addiction right away.
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