West Africa’s Opioid Crisis


Tramadol Takes Root in Togo
Deutsche Welle/World Link

The US isn’t the only place grappling with an opioid crisis. In Togo and other West African countries, a cheap, addictive painkiller known as tramadol is also wreaking havoc. DW visits the capital, Lomé, to meet addicts who are struggling to kick the habit.

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