Xylazine: A Drug That Naloxone Can’t Combat

Xylazine – often called “tranq” – is a drug adulterant that DEA has detected in a growing number of overdose deaths, despite the FDA authorizing it only for veterinary use.

Congratulations, Red Ribbon Week Campus Video PSA Contest Winners!

Congratulations to the University of Mississippi, the University of Miami, and Oklahoma State University for winning 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place, respectively, in the Red Ribbon Week Campus Video PSA Contest, cosponsored by DEA and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

2022 Red Ribbon Photo Contest Winners Announced

The National Family Partnership and the DEA have announced the winners of the 2022 Red Ribbon Week Photo Contest!

Study: One-Fifth of Young Adults Have Tried Prescription Drugs Off-Script

One in five young adults and one in ten teens reported using prescription drugs off-script, according to a study commissioned by nonprofit charity Song for Charlie.

DEA Administrator on Record Fentanyl Overdose Deaths

For Americans age 18-45, the leading cause of death is fentanyl overdose. DEA Administrator Anne Milgram breaks down the drug's origin, appearance and composition, and distribution in the United States.

Stipends Available to Host Communities Talk Event

Lock in your SAMHSA stipend to host an event discussing alcohol and other drug misuse.

Illicit Fentanyl PSA

Fentanyl poisoning is the #1 killer for individuals ages 18-45.

Watch: 'Awkward Conversations' Podcast Series

The Drug Enforcement Administration is pleased to announce the next installment of its collaboration with the Elks Drug Awareness Program.

What Should You Do With Your Unused Meds?

Most people who misuse prescription drugs get them from family, friends, and acquaintances. Get tips on how to keep your loved ones safe.

Online Mental Health Resources

Conversation surrounding mental health has increased in recent years. Fortunately, so has the number of online resources dedicated to awareness and treatment.

Social Media: Understanding a Teen's World

Get quick facts about the popular social media apps, text slang, and more.

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