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Helping eligible opioid dependent patients in need MORRISTOWN, N.J., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of our ongoing commitment to addiction medicine, Orexo US, Inc.
Conference Call Scheduled for Tuesday, October 7 at 8:00 AM Eastern Time RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc.
New white paper released as hydrocodone is reclassified as a Schedule II drug ITASCA, Ill., Oct.
A new report from the CDC reveals that heroin deaths have risen sharply in many US states. However, despite this rise, twice as many people died from prescription opioid overdoses than heroin overdoses in these states in 2012.
LONDON, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightlake Therapeutics Inc.
New Video Profiles Innovative Program Aimed at Countering Spike in Heroin Use SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct.
According to a new position statement from the American Academy of Neurology, the risk of death, overdose, addiction or serious side effects with prescription opioids outweigh the benefits in chronic, non-cancer conditions such as headache, fibromyalgia and chronic low back pain.
JOHNSTOWN, Pa., Sept.
ST. PAUL, Minn., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2011, approximately 5.1 million people in the United States abused prescription pain relievers (e.g.
KemPharm's Intellectual Property Estate Now Includes Composition of Matter Patents for Two Ligand Activated Technology (LAT) Opioid Prodrugs - KP511 and KP201 CORALVILLE, Iowa, Sept.
Papaver glaucum, otherwise known as the Turkish tulip or Turkish red poppy, is a poppy plant that grows in the region of Anatolia. It is from the family Papaveraceae. P. glaucum can grow to a height of 35 inches. This poppy can withstand the most difficult climates, including the droughts of the dry Middle East. The flowers of the poppy are a vibrant rich red, with notable black spots in the center. The petals are thin, and may appear and feel crispy or brittle. When blooming, the flowers...
Papaver bracteatum, commonly referred to as the Iranian poppy, is a hardy perennial poppy. It is high in thebaine, which is an opiate that can be converted into codeine. P. bracteatum grows on thick stalks that can grow up to 4 feet. Its flowers are large and deep red, measuring up to 8 inches across. There is a notable black spot located near the base of the petals. The main non-horticultural use of P. bracteatum is the production of thebaine. This substance can be converted to codeine...