Number of Deaths for Specific Opioid Drugs used by Parish of Occurrence: Louisiana, 2014-2016*

 

Year Opioid
Analgesic 
Natural and Semi–synthetic Opioid Analgesic Methadone Synthetic Opioid Analgesic, excluding Methadone  Heroin Fentanyl
2014 119 90 19 29 108 22
2015 145 103 17 38 127 26
2016 160 93 17 65 116 60

 

*Data is preliminary 

ICD-10 codes for drugs:

  • opioid analgesic (T40.2–T40.4);
  • natural and semi–synthetic opioid analgesic (T40.2);
  • methadone (T40.3);
  • synthetic opioid analgesic, excluding methadone (T40.4);
  • heroin (T40.1);
  • fentanyl (subset of T40.4)