Bobbie Jean Carter's cause of death revealed: Nick Carter's sister died from fentanyl and methamphetamine overdose aged 41

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Bobbie Jean Carter died from a fentanyl and methamphetamine overdose aged conscionable 41 successful December 2023.

First responders had recovered Bobbie Jean unresponsive successful nan bathroom of her Tampa, Florida location connected nan greeting of December 23 and rushed her to a adjacent infirmary wherever she was declared dead.

Bobbie Jean - who was a mother of 1 girl - was connected probation for cocaine possession erstwhile she died according to rule enforcement -  but her roommates had told them that she had not utilized immoderate narcotics since her situation release.

Bobbie Jean's charismatic origin of decease is intoxication by nan mixed effects of fentanyl and methamphetamine according to nan Hillsborough County Medical Examiner successful Florida, per TMZ.

Her decease has been ruled accidental.

Bobbie Jean Carter died from a fentanyl and methamphetamine overdose aged conscionable 41 successful December 2023 

Bobbie Jean, for illustration her relative Aaron and sister Leslie struggled pinch constituent abuse.  Leslie died of a supplier overdose astatine property 25 successful 2012. Leslie, (center) died of an supplier overdose successful 2012 astatine 25. Aaron passed distant from an accidental drowning to his supplier usage successful November 2022 (Pictured successful 2006)

The Medical Examiner's study states Bobbie's roommate past had interaction pinch her astatine 6:30 AM connected December 23 but astir 7 AM, nan roommate recovered Bobbie  unresponsive connected nan bath level and called 911.

First responders tried life-saving measures connected Bobbie earlier she was transported to a Tampa hospital, where, astatine 8:02 AM, she was pronounced dead.

It takes conscionable a mini dose of fentanyl to origin an overdose. Just 2 milligrams - nan balanced of 5 grains of brackish - is capable to origin death. 

Fentanyl was primitively developed successful Belgium successful nan 1950s to assistance crab patients pinch their symptom management.  Given its utmost potency it has go celebrated amongst recreational supplier users. 

Overdose deaths linked to synthetic opioids for illustration fentanyl jumped from astir 10,000 successful 2015 to astir 20,000 successful 2016 - surpassing communal opioid painkillers and heroin for nan first time. 

The ultra-strong opioid being trim pinch virtually each thoroughfare supplier successful nan state killed a grounds 75,000 Americans successful 2021, nan balanced of 1,500 lives mislaid each week. 

Because it is trim into different celebrated drugs, galore group who dice of overdoses do not cognize they are taking fentanyl. Fentanyl has been partially blamed for America's crisp autumn successful life-expectancy complete nan past 3 years.

Bobbie Jean — aliases BJ, arsenic she was known to her family — is nan 3rd Carter related to meet an early death. Aaron Carter passed away on November 5, 2022, astatine nan property of 34, while a decade earlier, successful 2012, Leslie Carter died astatine nan property of 25. Both deaths were caused by overdoses.

Bobbie Jean - who was a mother of 1 girl - was connected probation for cocaine possession erstwhile she died according to rule enforcement - but her roommates had told them that she had not utilized immoderate narcotics since her situation release 

Aaron's decease was attributed to drowning aft inhaling compressed difluoroethane, besides known arsenic huffing, and ingesting alprazolam, which is sold nether nan marque sanction Xanax

Leslie (left) died of a supplier overdose astatine property 25 successful 2012 - she is pictured successful 2006 - nan aforesaid twelvemonth nan Carter siblings starred successful reality show, House of Carters 

The Carter family has been rocked by nan premature deaths of nan 3 siblings successful conscionable 11 years (BJ, Leslie and Aaron are pictured 2006)

She was laid to remainder successful a metropolis extracurricular of Tampa during a 'small, backstage ceremony' attended by family and friends past month. 

Nick collapsed his soundlessness complete nan death of Bobbie Jean - penning that he is 'completely heartbroken' successful affectional tribute connected Instagram.

'It whitethorn return a life to afloat process nan nonaccomplishment my family has endured complete nan years – astir recently, pinch nan abrupt passing of our sister Bobbie Jean,' nan Backstreet Boys prima wrote connected Thursday.

He besides shared a vintage throwback image of himself and pinch Bobbie Jean playing arsenic children.

Nick's station followed nan study that Bobbie Jean's girl Bella, eight, is successful nan custody of her grandmother, Schneck, 64.

In a connection to TMZ the grieving mother said astir her devastating loss. 

'I americium successful daze from learning of nan abrupt decease of my daughter, Bobbie Jean; and I will request clip to process nan unspeakable reality of this happening for nan 3rd time,' she began.

Nick, 43, has not spoken publically astir this latest family tragedy, but his sister Angel, 35 made a lengthy connection connected Instagram Sunday, promising to forestall nan trauma that haunted her siblings from hurting nan adjacent generation

What is fentanyl and why is it truthful dangerous? 

Fentanyl was primitively developed successful Belgium successful nan 1950s to assistance crab patients pinch their symptom management. 

Given its utmost potency it has go celebrated amongst recreational supplier users. 

Overdose deaths linked to synthetic opioids for illustration fentanyl jumped from astir 10,000 successful 2015 to astir 20,000 successful 2016 - surpassing communal opioid painkillers and heroin for nan first time. 

The ultra-strong opioid being trim pinch virtually each thoroughfare supplier successful nan state killed a grounds 75,000 Americans successful 2021, nan balanced of 1,500 lives mislaid each week. 

It is often added to heroin because it creates nan aforesaid precocious arsenic nan drug, pinch nan effects biologically identical. But it tin beryllium up to 50 times much potent than heroin, according to officials successful nan US. 

In nan US, fentanyl is classified arsenic a schedule II supplier - indicating it has immoderate aesculapian usage but it has a beardown imaginable to beryllium abused and tin create psychological and beingness dependence. 

'When I americium capable to deliberation clearly, I’ll merchandise a fuller statement; but until past I would petition to beryllium near to grieve successful private.'

She added: 'However profoundly a genitor feels nan nonaccomplishment of a child, nan suffering of a young kid astatine nan nonaccomplishment of a genitor must beryllium overmuch greater.'

'So, I would inquire nan sympathetic to opportunity a dream for my precious 8 twelvemonth aged granddaughter Bella, who antecedently mislaid her begetter and is now besides near without her mother.'

Fans whitethorn cognize Bobbie Jean from her quality successful nan reality show House of Carters, which aired successful 2006. 

She, for illustration her precocious relative Aaron and precocious sister Leslie, struggled pinch constituent abuse. 

Aaron died from an accidental drowning astatine his location successful Lancaster, California, caused aft his inhaling difluoroethane and taking alprazolam, nan generic shape of brand-name Xanax. He was 34. 

Leslie died of a supplier overdose astatine property 25 successful 2012.

In June, Bobbie Jean was arrested connected a shoplifting complaint for an incident astatine Hobby Lobby and was put connected a termination watch aft threatening to termination herself.

Investigators discovered she was successful possession of fentanyl, potent synthetic opioid supplier akin to morphine but 50 to 100 times much powerful.

Nick, 43, has not spoken publically astir this latest family tragedy, but his sister Angel, 35 made a lengthy connection connected Instagram Sunday, promising to forestall nan trauma that haunted her siblings from hurting nan adjacent generation. 

'This starts pinch our children, and creating patient speech wrong nan home. The generational dysfunction stops now.' she wrote Sunday.

Please sojourn @onoursleevesofficial to study much astir really you tin get involved, and really to beryllium location for your loved ones. I emotion you BJ, you're free now.'

If you aliases personification you cognize is struggling pinch constituent maltreatment and/or intelligence wellness issues, please interaction nan Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration at 1-800-662-4357.