What Are Fentanyl Test Strips?
Fentanyl test strips can identify the presence of fentanyl, a synthetic opioid, in unregulated drugs. They can be used to test injectable drugs, powders, and pills. Being aware if fentanyl is present allows people to implement appropriate harm reduction strategies to reduce the risk of an overdose.
How to Use Fentanyl Test Strips
The CDC recommends following these five steps to test your drugs for fentanyl using Fentanyl Test Strips. Note: Depending on the types of drugs you’re testing, the steps may be slightly different.