Commonly Asked Questions About Meperidine

Meperidine is an opioid pain medication. It is more commonly known by its brand name Demerol. Like other opioid drugs, meperidine can become addictive if not used properly. People taking higher than recommended doses or using meperidine recreationally can become dependent on the drug. Opioid addiction can be very difficult to beat without professional treatment. If you or a loved one are suffering from opioid addiction, get help immediately. Call The Recovery Village to learn about our treatment programs.