Imodium for a Legal High Can Kill You (image) American College of Emergency Physicians Share Print E-Mail Caption People abuse #Imodium as an opiate substitute. It is dangerous and potentially deadly. Annals of Emergency Medicine. Credit drugs.com Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.