opioids

Some People Produce Antibodies to Opioid Drugs, Study Finds

Some People Produce Antibodies to Opioid Drugs, Study Finds

Preliminary research out this week found that patients taking opioids for chronic pain can produce antibodies to the drugs, which could help explain some of the side-effects of long-term opioid use; these antibodies may also hamper efforts to create opioid vaccines, which scientists hope could treat opioid use disorder better…