GCSTOP Director Discusses New Overdose Concern

Posted on July 06, 2023

Michael Thull, Director of GCSTOP

Michael Thull, who has seen an increase in xylazine in Greensboro, said the usage of the drug restricts the blood vessels and circulation, which causes wounds that can takes months to heal.

“The wounds we’re seeing are particularly concerning,” said Thull, the director of GCSTOP. “They’re showing up on different parts of the body, regardless of injection site.”