Beth Macy

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Dilaudid Term Analysis

Similar to OxyContin, Dilaudid is a heavy opioid painkiller that can cause addiction and lead to abuse.
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Dilaudid Term Timeline in Dopesick

The timeline below shows where the term Dilaudid appears in Dopesick. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter 2
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...addiction clinic where Honaker is currently being treated. Street’s father got addicted to morphine and Dilaudid in his 80s and was arrested for selling prescription pills from his nursing home bed.... (full context)