What Makes the Supplement Tianeptine So Addictive?

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Tianeptine is available in Europe as a highly-regulated antidepressant, but it never really ended up on the shores of the United States until it found its way here as a supplement. What is it about the drug that makes it so addictive? Psychiatrist Dr. Domenick Sportelli explains that tianeptine binds to opioid receptors and he cannot believe that it’s being marketed as a nutritional supplement.

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