Latest OxyContin Stories

2014-06-11 23:00:39

Sunshine Summit Lodge, a Narconon drug rehabilitation program in California, has witnessed the trend of initial drug use change from illicit drugs over to prescription painkillers over the last decade. Because of recent news about the prescription epidemic, the facility is offering solutions through a new series of articles through it’s website, as well as effective treatment. (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 According to the CDC (The Center for Disease Control and Prevention), deaths from...

2013-08-06 23:00:07

Narconon International offers a solution to Canada’s increase in painkiller and heroin abuse that started when tamper-resistant OxyNeo hit the market. (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 A little over a year ago, Canadian medical officials and Purdue Pharmaceuticals thought they had come up with an answer to the growing problem of OxyContin abuse: Just reformulate that drug into a new pill that is much harder to abuse. The new pill, which Purdue Pharmaceuticals named OxyNeo, was released in March...

FDA Bars Generic Drugmakers From Producing Original OxyContin Formula
2013-04-17 09:48:17

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Purdue Pharma´s OxyContin, a name-branded narcotic pain killer using the oxycodone formula, has long been a source of abuse for addicts. In a move to reduce that risk of abuse, Purdue in 2010 developed reformulated OxyContin tablets that would make it difficult for abusers to get a high off the drug. But as the patent was set to expire this week on the original OxyContin formula, addicts everywhere could soon have a new...

2013-03-27 23:01:41

Florida´s Delray Recovery Center is a treatment facility that offers personalized plans to overcome drug and alcohol addiction, eating disorders and co-occurring disorders such as anxiety, depression and bipolar disorder. Prescription drugs have become common drugs of abuse, and the center is releasing a new infographic on the dangers of the prescription drug OxyContin. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) March 27, 2013 Delray Recovery Center´s new infographic on OxyContin illustrates the...

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