Prevalence of Fentanyl and Xylazine in Emergency Department Overdoses
DEFENDER. Was it Fentanyl?
Sponsor: None
Enrolling: Male and Female Patients
IRB Number: AAAT8668
Contact: Dana Sacco: 212-305-2995 /
Additional Study Information: The purpose of this research study is to evaluate how commonly drug overdoses in our community involve fentanyl and xylazine. We know that often drugs such as heroin, oxycontin, and even cocaine and methamphetamine, actually contain these additives, even though the person buying the drugs is not aware.
Dana Sacco, MD
Do You Qualify?
Are you currently a patient in the emergency room at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital at 622 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032? Yes No
Have you used any illicit drugs in the past 24 hours? Yes No
Are you 18 years of age or older? Yes No
Do you speak English or Spanish? Yes No
Are you currently pregnant or under policy custody? Yes No
You may be eligible for this study

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For more information, please contact:
Dana Sacco