Another serious drug threat that has recently emerged is the growing illegal manufacturing and use of fentanyl. Fentanyl, which is 50 times more powerful than heroin is being mixed with heroin causing addicts to overdose. The death toll is rising because addicts are getting a much higher dose of this opioid drug than expected. Now comes a new drug. W-18 which is 100 times more potent than fentanyl.
According to a one-page autopsy report released by the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office, Prince administered the drug Fentanyl himself, but the date he took it was unknown.