Understanding Opioid Overdose: Causes, Signs and When to Seek Help

Learn about the indications of an opioid overdose from Dr. Tyler Oesterle, M.D., M.P.H., an assistant professor of psychiatry at Mayo Clinic. Discover the causes, symptoms, and when to seek help for this potentially life-threatening condition from our expert insights.

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0:00     Introduction
0:19     What are opioids?
0:30     Addiction
0:51     You’re not alone
1:17     Risk factors
1:52     Signs of an opioid overdose
2:07     When to seek help
2:19     Conclusion

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