FDA orders starker warnings on opioid...

FDA orders starker warnings on opioid painkillers

There are 2 comments on the Seattle Times story from Sep 10, 2013, titled FDA orders starker warnings on opioid painkillers. In it, Seattle Times reports that:

The Food and Drug Administration is requiring stronger warning labels on prescription painkillers like OxyContin, in the government's latest attempt to reduce overdose deaths caused by the long-acting medications.

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Lake Butler, FL

#1 Sep 11, 2013
Cymbalta and Lycia for pain is the new political replacement for addiction. Note the advertising on TV.
Sterkfontein Swartkrans

Richmond, IN

#2 Sep 11, 2013
Bad time to be a pain patient in the US because of this manufactured pain pill 'crisis.'

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