Opioids: Frequently Asked Questions

Article from Johns Hopkins Medicine

Johns Hopkins Medicine explains, "An opioid is a type of drug found in prescription pain medicine. It is also found in “street drugs” such as heroin. Prescription opioids can help with pain when used under a doctor’s order. They may be addictive and cause side effects and even death when used incorrectly."

This article covers several frequently asked questions about opioids and answers them.

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