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Doctors confirm: Use of flesh-eating opioid drug krokodil is spreading in U.S.

It’s official: Krokodil has reached the United States, and doctors say it’s posing a real threat. The extremely addictive, injectable opioid is made by mixing codeine with some combination of gasoline, paint thinner, iodine, kitchen and bathroom cleaner, hydrochloric acid and red phosphorous from matches. Use of the synthetic heroin…