skip to Main Content

Drug Testing for Fentanyl (Fentora)

Fentanyl can provide a great deal of relief to patients experiencing severe or chronic pain, but taking Fentanyl illegally or without a prescription is extremely dangerous. Fentanyl can be 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine, and it is even more potent than heroin, so its consumption can quickly lead to dependency, addiction and even overdose. Click here to see our drug testing kits for Fentanyl, or find the drug testing product that is right for you and order it online now.

Woman holding a T-Cup Multi-Drug Screen Test with various color strips for Fentanyl
T- Cup Drug Test Cup
Man in blue scrubs holding an All-in-one CLIA Waived Drug Test cup with a blue lid for Fentanyl
All in One Drug Test Cup
Gloved hand holding a CR3 Split-Sample Urine Drug Test Cup in gray and blue for Fentanyl
Split-Sample Drug Test
Female in a white jacket holding a Generic Dip Card Multi-Drug Screen Test with various color strips over a cup of urine for Fentanyl
Drug Test Dip Card
Female in a green jacket holding a Dip Panel Multi-Drug Screen Test with various color strips over a cup of urine for Fentanyl
Drug Test Dip Panel
Gloved hand holding a Saliva Screen Test with various color strips for Fentanyl
Saliva Drug Test

Click on each picture to see the drug tests, or Click Here to shop all drug tests.

Definition and Description

Pharmaceutical Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid painkiller. It is typically found in prescriptions for people undergoing cancer treatment. Physicians may also prescribe the drug for patients with chronic pain or for people experiencing severe pain following a surgery. Illegal Fentanyl is often found mixed into other drugs like heroin.

Fentanyl can provide a great deal of relief to patients experiencing severe or chronic pain. Taking it illegally or without a prescription, however, is dangerous. Fentanyl can be 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine. It is even more potent than heroin, so its consumption can quickly lead to dependency, addiction and even overdose. Click here to see our drug testing kits for Fentanyl, or find the drug testing product that is right for you and order it online now.

Street names for illegal Fentanyl include:

Apache, China Girl, China Town, China White, Dance Fever, Goodfellas, Great Bear, He-Man, King Ivory, Murder 8, Poison, Tango & Cash

Click to Order Drug Testing Kits online to test for Fentanyl (Fentora) or call 1-866-242-5930.

White eyedropper upside down dripping on a blue background for Fentanyl

What does it look like and how is it taken?

In a medical setting, Fentanyl is often administered or prescribed using a patch on the skin, via a shot or as a lozenge.

Illegal forms of Fentanyl, however, can come as a powder, spiked onto blotter paper, found in eye droppers and nasal sprays. It is even manufactured into pills that resemble other prescription opioids. Illicit Fentanyl is also often mixed into other drugs, such as heroin and cocaine. It is also injected, snorted, sniffed, smoked or taken in pill form. Even Fentanyl patches are abused by addicts.

Illegal or Legal?

Fentanyl is only legal when obtained with a prescription for pain relief. Even then, doctors must assess whether patients are a good fit for the drug before prescribing it. The prescription drugs Actiq, Duragesic and Sublimaze can contain Fentanyl.

Most forms of Fentanyl consumed and distributed in the U.S. are illegal. There are many illegal derivatives of the drug. These are both stronger and easier to obtain than their prescription counterpart.

Why is Fentanyl taken?

As mentioned above, Fentanyl was originally developed for pain relief and anesthetic purposes. Doctors prescribe it for patients experiencing chronic pain, as a result of cancer treatment or following a surgery. If those patients already have tolerance to other opioids, it makes them less affective for pain relief.

People who take illegal Fentanyl often do so to induce feelings of euphoria, relaxation and and pain relief. Users may also mix it with other drugs to enhance the high they experience.

Dangers and side effects

Even when prescribed by a physician, Fentanyl can be dangerous. Its potency can lead to dependency and addiction. Even when patients are legally prescribed the drug, they may experience withdrawal symptoms when they stop taking the drug. These symptoms can include loss of appetite, agitation, anxiety, fever, diarrhea and intense cravings for Fentanyl.

The illicit use of Fentanyl can be even more dangerous because many people don’t always know they’re taking it. It has become profitable for dealers of heroin or even cocaine to lace their products with Fentanyl to make them more potent. They also do it to increase the addict’s dependance on the drug. As a result, users may consume heroin without knowing that it contains a potentially fatal dose of Fentanyl. That can lead to a drug overdose. This can happen even with the first dose.

Short term side effects can include:

Nausea, vomiting, constipation, an altered heart rate, confusion, weakness, hallucinations, slower breathing, itchy skin and seizures.

Long term side effects include:

An increased risk of anoxic injury, harm to personal friendships and relationships, aggravation of pre-existing mental health conditions like depression, and a greater likelihood of overdose, coma and death.

Click to Order Drug Testing Kits online to test for Fentanyl (Fentora) or call 1-866-242-5930.

Drug Testing for Fentanyl

The dangers and risks when using Fentanyl, without a prescription or in its illegal form, are great. If you suspect that a friend or loved one is abusing Fentanyl, ask them to take a drug test.

From small quantities to large bulk orders, uVera Diagnostics has a drug testing product that is right for you. Order online or call 1-866-242-5930.

uVera logo in blue and gold for Fentanyl

uVera Diagnostics is World-Wide Industry Leader in Drug Testing Products

uVera Diagnostics provides the finest drug tests products on the market. Drug test kits are available for both business drug testing and at-home drug testing. uVera Diagnostics sells accurate, FDA Cleared and CLIA Waived drug tests products. We do this at an affordable price, and we deliver them to you in the most streamlined and cost-effective way. Drug testing is a serious business, so for that purpose, uVera Diagnostics makes that its business!

Drug tests include urine, saliva, and breath drug test kits and alcohol detection. They specifically include:

uVera Diagnostics is a global provider of a wide selection of drug testing products. Thus, the following buy our drug tests.

You can buy our drug tests in bulk, or you can buy them one-at-a-time.

Lastly, ordering is easy. Shop online from our wide range of FDA Cleared and CLIA Waived drug testing products. We offer convenient and fast online ordering. Therefore, you will receive our products in a timely and discrete manner. You can also call 1-866-242-5930 to order.

 

You can also read our blog, Fentanyl Dangers and the 8 Things You Need to Know

Connect with Us!

uVera Diagnostics Headquarters

4590 Village Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23502

uVera Diagnostics logo in blue and yellow for Drug Testing for State Agencies

Drug Testing Products

Call (866) 242-5930

Send Us a Message!

Back To Top