FDA calls for action on painkiller abuse

FDA calls for action on painkiller abuse

There are 2 comments on the Philly.com story from Jul 10, 2012, titled FDA calls for action on painkiller abuse. In it, Philly.com reports that:

Prescription painkillers have surpassed cocaine and heroine as the leading cause of death in drug overdoses, which is why the Food and Drug Administration said Monday that pharmaceutical companies must finance educational programs for doctors in hopes that greater knowledge will help curb the abuse.

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Marlborough, MA

#3 Jul 24, 2012

Marlborough, MA

#5 Jul 24, 2012

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