Student Health Center Workshop: Opioids & Other Prescription Medications

Event date and time

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 3:15pm to 4:15pm

Description

Prescription drug misuse has become an epidemic in the United States and the age group with the highest number of opioid deaths in L.A. County in 2016 was 20-29. This workshop will cover opioids, sedatives and stimulants. You will learn what these medications are prescribed for, how they work, side effects, risk for addiction, what to do in case of an opioid overdose and resources for substance use disorder treatment.

Place

Student Health Center, Room 210

Phone

323-343-3340
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