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Police Warn of Fake Percocets

Posted: 2021-09-20 07:27:18 By: thebay

The OPP along with the North Bay Parry Sound District Health Unit is making people aware of a pill that resembles Percocets. 

The OPP say these pills are stamped "TEC" but may not be Percocets or it may contain other substances mixed in with it such as fentanyl. These pills are very dangerous and may cause a person to overdose. 

Symptoms of an early overdose can include:

  • Severe sleepiness
  • Slow heartbeat
  • Trouble breathing
  • Slow, shallow breathing or snoring
  • Cold, clammy skin
  • Trouble walking or talking

Police say if you decide to take drugs, always have a friend with you and have naloxone available.