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2012-08-17 06:08:59

A Rhode Island Hospital researcher has found that the use of electronic prescription drug monitoring programs (PMPs) may have a significant impact on the demand for drug treatment programs and how prescribers detect and respond to abuse of painkillers.

Serious Illness And Death Found In Children Who Were Given Codeine
2012-08-16 13:12:11

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently stated that a few children who were given codeine, a pain reliever, after surgery may have developed serious breathing problems that lead to death.

2012-08-01 23:02:31

A new risk management plan from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to help clinicians properly prescribe drugs with addiction potential aims to help reduce the growing epidemic of opioid abuse in the United States.

Group Asks FDA To Change Painkiller Labels
2012-07-26 07:34:01

A group of clinicians, researchers, and health officials recently submitted a petition requesting the FDA to regulate labels on opioid painkillers in an effort to stop abuse of the drugs.


Word of the Day
megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.