At Home Painkiller Precautions

At Home Painkiller Precautions

Many unknowingly take painkillers in a dose that is not recommended, or maybe they assume nothing bad could come from a little extra relief. The truth is over 100 people die every day from opioid (pain relief) drug overdoses. What is an opioid overdose? Opioids affect the part of the brain that regulates breathing. When […]

Rx Painkillers & Heroin Led to the Worst Drug Addiction Crisis in US History

Rx Painkillers & Heroin Led to the Worst Drug Addiction Crisis in US History

Rx Painkillers & Heroin Led to the Worst Drug Addiction Crisis in US History Expert scientists says the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) should review the safety and effectiveness of all opioids, and consider the real-world impacts the powerful painkillers have, not only on patients, but also on families, crime and the demand for […]

FDA Asked a Drug-maker to Remove Opioid Painkiller from Market

FDA Asked a Drug-maker to Remove Opioid Painkiller from Market

FDA Asked a Drug-maker to Remove Opioid Painkiller from Market $ENDP US regulators want a narcotic painkiller involved in the opioid epidemic off the market amid data showing people continue to abuse it. The US Food and Drug Administration has asked Endo Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ENDP) to stop selling its reformulated, extended-release painkiller, Opana ER, after concluding […]

Big Pharma Promotes Legal Drug Addiction

Big Pharma Promotes Legal Drug Addiction

Big Pharma Promotes Legal Drug Addiction Many of us believe that Big Pharma must be held accountable for this dangerous opioid trend, especially since several have been caught lying about the benefits and risks of their drugs. As noted by the Organic Consumers Association (OCA), the drug industry has “fostered the opioid addiction epidemic” in several […]