In recent months, a drug called Fentanyl has become a major problem in the United States. There are many images of people lying on the streets, consuming this substance.
Today in our country, although many media outlets are raising the alarm, for now It is not a problem to face, because in our country, the majority of people who consume this substance for medical prescription. This is exactly what happened to our interviewee today in ‘Everything is a lie’, Leonor María Pérez, a patient who consume regularly fentanyl to be able to bear the severe pain he suffered.
Leonor suffers from a rare disease called trigeminal neuralgia some nerves in his face were damaged when a tooth was pulled and it caused terrible pain in some branches of the face through which this nerve passes, such as the forehead, eyes and jaw. What this patient notices when she talks, eats or combs her hair is pain as if “a knife is stabbing her,” she said. This happened to him since 1994 and he commented that the first thing he started analgesic-based treatment and as the pain progressed and intensified, the potency of the medicine he drank increased, until he finished drinking. fentanyl.
A patient consumed fentanyl by prescription to cope with the severe pain he was suffering from
This patient also commented sadly you are used to living in pain even these things like fentanyl They help a lot every day. Leonor explained that there are two types of fentanyl in Spain, that of fast absorption which has been discontinued or is given only for patients who are about to die, or the high acting fentanyl, which is taken by all patients with chronic pain. “This long-acting fentanyl, They are patches” said Leonor.
ending, Risto Mejide I asked Leonor: “How does it affect you that the media in general raises the alarm about this substance?” and Leonor replied: “There are many controls to take it and it annoys me that fentanyl is named in such a banal way.