Loperamide Abuse Emerging As A New Prescription Drug Problem
According to research from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, roughly 44 people die every day due to overdose from prescription drugs.
Recently, FDA released a report that warns about taking high doses of over-the-counter and prescription drugs such as loperamide, which can lead to abuse and health problems. This stern warning stems from several cases of people who want to achieve heroin-like highs by turning to abusing loperamide.
In this article, we will discuss the emerging problem on loperamide abuse, and how it’s affecting the world at large.