Opioid dependence is a serious and growing problem in the world. It is a condition that occurs when a person becomes addicted to opioids, a type of medication used to relieve pain.
Opioids include prescription drugs such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, and fentanyl, as well as illegal drugs such as heroin. The overuse of opioids has led to a significant increase in opioid-related deaths and has become a public health crisis.
It is important to understand the causes and treatment options for opioid dependence in order to effectively address this issue.
Here are some of the causes of Opioid dependence:
Dr. Rahul Mathur