Commonly Asked Questions About Demerol

Demerol (pethidine) is a synthetic opioid drug used to treat moderate to severe pain. It is administered in tablet, syrup or injectable form. Like all opioid medications, Demerol can be risky in certain individuals. Recreational use of Demerol can lead to tolerance, dependence and withdrawal. Opioid addiction affects millions of Americans and leads to countless overdoses every year. If you are struggling with an opioid addiction, don’t wait to get help. Call The Recovery Village today and learn how our treatment programs can help you. All calls are toll-free and 100% confidential.