Pink Is a ‘Dangerous Drug’ | LifeZette

In an effort to stem the deadly tide of the synthetic opioid nicknamed “pink,” the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has temporarily categorized it as a “Schedule 1” substance, effective November 14. The classification of the drug quickly making its way across the country will place it on par with heroin, cannabis and LSD. Related: The Scary New Teen Killer Whether or not that will do anything to deter its use or the toll it’s taken on those seeking a high remains to be seen — at least 46 people have died so far from its use. “Pink” is just part of the growing class of drugs that are killing nearly 80 people a day across the nation. “Pink” is just part of the growing class of drugs that include heroin and prescription painkillers — and they’re killing nearly 80 people a day across the nation. And it’s easy to get, even for kids. They can sadly just hop online and order it delivered directly to

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