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Prescription Opioids Linked to Poor Outcomes in Kidney Patients

13:00 EDT 3 Oct 2019 | Drugs.com

THURSDAY, Oct. 3, 2019 -- If you have chronic kidney disease, taking opioids for pain may increase your odds of hospitalization or early death, a new study suggests. The risks were particularly elevated at the highest opioid doses, the researchers...

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