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NEP featured on OneNews

The New Zealand Needle Exchange programme features on One News for the 30th anniversary of legislation to support the implementation of one of New Zealand’s most successful public health programmes. Learn More

Fentanyl and the importantance of naloxone availability

NZNEP has been monitoring the availability of fentanyl in New Zealand. Fentanyl is a very powerful opioid 50 to 100 times stronger than morphine and originally used for chronic pain management. Overseas fentanyl has been a major factor in overdose deaths in North America and Europe, here in New Zealand its availability is currently limited. The potential challenge of fentanylLearn More