Meds (song)

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Single by Placebo
from the album Meds
Released 9 October 2006
Format CD, 7" vinyl
Genre Alternative rock
Length 2:55
Label Virgin
Writer(s) Brian Molko
Producer(s) Dimitri Tikovoi
Placebo singles chronology
"Running Up that Hill"

"Meds" is a song by English alternative rock band Placebo. It was the fourth single to be released from the group's 2006 studio album Meds. It came out on 9 October 2006 in both vinyl and CD format. The song features vocals from Alison "VV" Mosshart of The Kills.

The song was released to alternative rock radio airplay in the U.S. in late 2006. Its airplay increased gradually, so that by early January 2007, it was one of the 50 most-played songs on U.S. alternative radio.[citation needed]

The song reached No. 35 on the UK singles chart.[1]

The cover art features a collage of the band members blurred faces. All three faces were featured individually on the previous three singles released for the album.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Meds" [Single Mix] (feat. Alison Mosshart)
  2. "Lazarus"
  1. "Meds" [Single Mix]
  3. "Space Monkey (Timo Maas Remix)"
  4. "Meds" (video)
7" vinyl
  1. "Meds" [Single Mix]
Netherlands release
  1. "Meds" – 2:54
  2. "Lazarus" – 3:23
Digital Download tracks (sold separately)
  1. "Meds" [Single Mix]
  2. "Meds" [FM4 Acoustic Session]
  3. "Meds" [Live At Newcastle Academy]
  4. "Meds" [Live At Nyon Paleo Festival]


  1. ^ "Meds". Chart Stats. Archived from the original on 22 July 2012. Retrieved 15 March 2012. 

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