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Can I become dependent upon anhydrous morphine?

Anhydrous morphine (Paregoric liquid, Opium tincture) belongs to the same class of drugs as morphine and heroine (all are opiates). This medication can be abused. Using anhydrous morphine for a long time or at high dosages may lead to dependence. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have further questions.

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