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The chemical compound also blunted the addictive effects of oxycodone, a commonly abused prescription drug.(Shutterstock)

Non-addictive painkiller discovered for fighting opioid crisis

By Asian News International | Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2018 10:37 AM IST
In the study, the researchers observed that the chemical compound showed the same level of pain relief as an opioid, but at a 100-times lower dose than morphine.
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