Opioid Crisis Leads to Abuse of an Unusual Suspect: Antidiarrheal Medication

Newswise imageWith the opioid epidemic growing, some people are turning to an unusual and very dangerous alternative: taking massive doses of a common antidiarrheal drug called loperamide, often sold over the counter under the brand name Imodium.

from Newswise Feature Channel: Addiction http://www.newswise.com/articles/view/676643/?sc=c125

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