UCL researchers 3D print abuse-deterrent opioid tablets

A team of researchers from University College London (UCL) have 3D printed opioid tablets (tramadol) with alcohol-resistant and abuse-deterrent properties. The work aims to combat the growing global health crisis of opioid abuse caused by the over-prescription of high-strength painkillers by providing a safer method of drug administration. The opioid epidemic In the last ten […]