The risks of fentanyl and other opioids
By: Parks, Peggy J.Material type: BookSeries: Drug risks: Publisher: San Diego, California : ReferencePoint Press, 2020Description: 80 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781682829110 (library binding).Subject(s): Opioid abuse -- United States | Opioids -- Therapeutic use -- United StatesDDC classification: 362.29
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
When medicine kills -- A growing health crisis -- Highly addictive drugs -- The high risks of opioid abuse -- Treatment and recovery challenges -- The fight to prevent opioid abuse.
"Prescription painkilling drugs known as opioids, including counterfeit versions of them, are killing more people than any other drugs that exist. This has created a full-blown health crisis in the United States-one that has led U.S. health officials to declare a public health emergency." --
Grades 10 to 12.