Help stop opioid overdoses
Opioids are drugs that include prescribed pain relievers, heroin and fentanyl. Problematic use may lead to a substance use disorder, overdose and death.
Information and services
- The Government of Canada invests in lifesaving opioids research
- Statement from the Co-Chairs of the Federal, Provincial and Territorial Special Advisory Committee on the Epidemic of Opioid Overdoses
- $5M will also be given to Manitoba for targeted health issues – including responding to the opioid crisis.
- Consultation: Regulations for reference standards under the CDSA
- Consultation: Non-prescription availability of low-dose codeine products
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