NYT: FDA Seeks Tighter Control on Prescriptions for Class of Painkillers

NYT: FDA seeks tighter control on prescriptions for class of painkillers
Doctors use the medications to treat pain from injuries, arthritis, dental extractions and other problems. The change would reduce … can be legally prescribed. The group includes painkillers like oxycodone, the active ingredient in OxyContin …
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Nine Things ChronicPain Specialists Think Hospitalists Need To Know
The search for an etiology and treatment for chronic pain should not end, even if a patient is labeled with “chronic pain syndrome.” The patient … A desperate chronic pain patient may self-escalate their methadone without proper insight into the …
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