Xylazine, an animal tranquilizer, is new deadly drug on the street

Xylazine, an animal tranquilizer, is new deadly drug on the street

Xylazine, the newest killer street drug in Michigan: What you need to know A non-opioid animal tranquilizer for which there is no antidote is being mixed into Michigan street drugs, making the already deadly supply more dangerous, according to toxicologists and researchers. Xylazine, a fast-acting central nervous system depressant that is not approved for human use, is showing up largely in fentanyl, the ultra-potent synthetic opioid that is mixed into heroin and pressed into counterfeit pills and responsible for more …