a reversible syndrome due to the recent taking of an opioid. It comprises clinically substantial behavioral or psychological alterations, as well as one or more symptoms of physiological involvement.

OPIOID INTOXICATION: "There is no point in trying to rationalize with someone who is presenting signs of opioid intoxication."
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